GM crop protest

The activist group, Take The Flour Back, is planning a "mass action against genetically modified wheat" at Rothamsted Research in Harpenden, Hertfordshire, today.

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Two arrested during GM crop protest in Hertfordshire

Hertfordshire Police said two men were arrested on suspicion of public order offences during the demonstration at Rothamsted Research at Harpenden.

They were arrested under Section 14c of the Public Order Act, which stops people from holding "an assembly" on a prohibited area of land.

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