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Far-right leader walks free from court after conviction for refusing to hand his phone passcode over to police

By Gareth Corfield 22 May 2020 at 09:05

The leader of far-right political group Britain First has been handed a judicial slap on the wrist after refusing to give his phone PIN to police at Heathrow Airport. Paul Golding was arrested in October 2019 after accusing counter-terror police of abusing their powers to target him as he returned from a series of meetings with Russian politicians. The 38-year-old was interrogated for nearly three...

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