Carbonazis…coming soon

Knocking on your door?

The idea of carbon cops has been around for a while (see here), but now it is set out formally in the draft carbon tax legislation. The powers are draconian and intimidating, with previously sacred rights, such as that of avoiding self-incrimination, being swept away:

A NEW carbon cop will be given sweeping powers to enter company premises, compel individuals to give self-incriminating evidence and copy sensitive records under a carbon tax package that will force about 60,000 businesses to pay 6c a litre extra for fuel…

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About Tom Harley

Amateur ecologist and horticulturalist and CEO of Kimberley Environmental Horticulture Inc. (Tom Harley)
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1 Response to Carbonazis…coming soon

  1. Frances M says:

    Gillard and Brown think they have won, but they have not counted on the power of the People, they will be gone at the next election. You cannot control a Free People, and we will not sit still for this subversion of our Democracy. They plan on taking even more money from us as i listen to Parliament right now in the background. They are discussing Carbon Pricing as I type. Julia start looking for a small flat somewhere because you will be gone by the next election, unless of course you plan on canceling future Elections as well.

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