[JURIST] The Uganda Parliament [official website] on Tuesday passed a new law that imposes restrictions on public meetings and gatherings in the country. The law requires that meetings of a political nature held between three or more people be authorized by the police and allows police to use force [AP report] in order to break up gatherings being held without prior approval. The new legislation comes in the wake of an increased number of protests against President Yoweri Museveni [official...

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