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Updated: Quick note on ‘Picking Quarrels’ 0 (0)

2014/05/06 Jeremy Daum 4

Journalists, activists and lawyers have recently been picked up on the strangely named offense of ‘picking quarrels and causing disturbances’. What does this offense really entail? This brief note unpacks the relevant legal authority to show that it should never be used as a blanket offense.