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Jo Brand to face no action over acid joke, police say


The Metropolitan Police has said it will take no further action over Jo Brand's comments on a radio show about throwing battery acid at politicians.

The comedian was accused of inciting violence after joking on BBC Radio 4's Heresy about throwing acid instead of milkshakes at "unpleasant characters".

She later apologised for what she called a "crass and ill-judged" joke.

The show's creator, David Baddiel, said the BBC was "cowardly" for removing the joke from a repeat of the episode.

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage, who had milkshake thrown over him during the European election campaign in ...


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