Newton Emerson: We need a buffer zone around baseless stop and search border fears

Border crossings like this between Fermanagh and Monaghan near Clones signal the start of a one-mile buffer zone within which UK police, security and immigration officals can stop and question anyone - but is it really worth getting excited about?
THE one-mile 'buffer zone' inside the Northern Ireland border, where police, customs or immigration officers may stop and question anyone on suspicion of terrorist offences, was created 18 years ago b[...]

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