The National Assembly voted on first reading this Friday evening the most controversial measure of the proposed law “comprehensive security” penalizing the malicious dissemination of the image of the police, with government guarantees in favor of ” right to inform “.
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In its amended wording, article 24 adopted by 146 votes for and 24 against, provides for penalizing one year in prison and a fine of 45,000 euros, “without prejudice to the right to inform”, the dissemination of “the image of the face or any other element of identification “of an agent of the national police force, gendarme or of a municipal police officer,” with the obvious aim that it is undermined his physical or psychic integrity “.
More information to follow …