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Activist working for Reprieve challenges detention powers under Schedule 7

In another incident, a human rights campaigner is taking legal action against the Home Secretary and Sussex Police. Baraa Shiban, who works for Reprieve, was travelling to London to attend a meeting organised by Chatham House. He was detained under Schedule 7 and questioned.

In the same article, it is contended that other human rights activists have been detained, questioned and had items seized under Schedule 7.

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