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SUS law and race relations

Title
SUS law and race relations
Genre
News report
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1980
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Duration
00:02:15
Description
Report on the current controversy of convictions under the SUS laws, with particular reference to the police arrests of members of the ethnic community. The report comes prior to a House of Commons debate on the possible repeal of the law. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
None Identified
Keywords
Legislation; Legal procedure; Law; Interethnic relations; Police; Policing practice; Black peoples; Ethnic groups; Vagrancy; Conviction; Institutional racism; Arrests

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