Greenpeace fined under Lobbying Act in 'act of civil disobedience'

Published: 18/04/2017
Greenpeace fined under Lobbying Act in 'act of civil disobedience'
Source: WWW.THEGUARDIAN.COM

Exclusive : Greenpeace says ‘gagging law’ favours big business and refused to register as a campaign group in run-up to 2015 election Greenpeace has become the first organisation to be fined under the government’s Lobbying Act which critics warned would silence legitimate campaign groups. Ministers said the legislation, dubbed the “gagging law” by charities, would hold corporate lobbyists to accou

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