The full weight of the law

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A police officer pinning down a protester during the "Million Mask March" in central London on Saturday night. Thousands of protesters mostly wearing Guy Fawkes masks turned up for the annual march, a protest promoted by hacking group Anonymous against corruption in power. The protest started out peacefully but police later made dozens of arrests, mainly for drug offences and obstruction of officers, The Guardian reported.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 07, 2016, with the headline 'The full weight of the law'. Print Edition | Subscribe