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In time of war or other public emergency threatening the life of the nation the government may take measures derogating from its obligations under this statute to the extent strictly required by the exigencies of the situation. However there shall be no derogation from Articles 1 and 2.

I. Everyone has duties to the community in which alone the full and free development of their personality is possible.

II. In the exercise of these rights and freedoms, everyone shall be subject to such limitations as are determined by law for the purpose of securing the recognition and respect for the rights and freedoms of others and for meeting the just requirements of public order and general welfare in a democratic society.

III. Nothing in this declaration may be interpreted as implying for any group or person any right to engage in any activity or to perform any act aimed at the destruction of any of the rights or freedoms set forth in this statute.

IV. All persons present in the United Kingdom, however briefly, have a duty to obey the law.

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Malcolm Knott
August 21st, 2015
8:08 PM
eoffrey Robertson's so-called Statute of Liberty is nothing of the sort. It is a mish-mash of broadly left-wing policies written in the prose style of a social worker's training manual.

June 29th, 2015
4:06 PM
Ballox. All we need is what we have The English Bill of Rights 1689, it is immutable.

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