Knife Ban and Cricket Bats
Eight years ago a councillor was killed by a man wielding a samurai sword in the office of Cheltenham Liberal Democrat MP Nigel Jones.
Anyone found guilty of importing samurai swords will face up to seven years in prison and an unlimited fine.
With calls for the law to be extended to banning knives ever more vocal it is worth remembering that it has been said before that it isn't the knives and swords that are the problem and the logical progression is to call for the banning of cricket bats...
An illegal immigrant beat a student to death with a cricket bat in an apparently motiveless attack
I note I have previously postedThe Official Explanation of the Ordinance against the Possession of Weapons:; still chilling reading explaining why it is important to the state to disarm the people..