Common Law Rights

FOI request reference: F0042293
Publication date: May 2015


I would like information on my COMMON LAW RIGHTS, such as RIGHT TO TRAVEL in private convaince or otherwise….. RIGHT TO FORAGE,,,, RIGHT TO HUNT,,, THE RIGHT OF SOVERINTY,,, & The Basic Common Law Rights ,, which is the law of the land in england…. Please Do Not refer to legal terminology as it has No Basis under Common Law!


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