Conspiracy and Protection of Property Act (34 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

The Act in effect legalised industrial action by British trades unions on the grounds that a trade union could not be prosecuted for an act which would be legal if conducted by an individual.

Citation:
Editors. "Conspiracy and Protection of Property Act". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=5196, accessed 10 December 2016.]