UK "terror bill" passed after standoff
Friday, March 11, 2005
After an unprecedented thirty hour debate in the United Kingdom between the elected government and the main opposition party, the Conservatives, the Prevention of Terrorism Bill was passed by the House of Lords.
The lengthy debate was the third longest in the history of the House of Lords. The new bill will replace the current Anti-terrorism, Crime and Security Act 2001
- "Government's terror bill passed" — , March 11, 2005
- Ed Johnson. "Blair's New Anti-Terror Law Wins Approval" — , March 11, 2005