TIL from a 1848 law, it’s a felony in the UK to “imagine deposing the Queen” punishable by lifetime imprisonment. by whatilearned November 21, 2021, 9:04 pm Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treason_Felony_Act_1848 What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote deposingfelonyimagineimprisonmentlawlifetimePunishableQueenTILToday I learned See more Previous article A woman goes to a grocery store to grab a few things. Next article A Beginner’s Guide to Latent Dirichlet Allocation(LDA) 12 Comments Leave a Reply Admit it! Whilst writing this you imagined it didn’t you! Hand yourself in to your local police station in the morning. Log in to Reply I guess you can think it, they can’t stop that. You just can’t tell people you you were thinking it Log in to Reply She’ll just have to write her own depositions Log in to Reply When the Queen says “Not in your wildest dreams” she really means it. Log in to Reply Well? It doesn’t say its treason to imagine a republic. Even if there were a republic the Queen would have still been crowned the Queen? Log in to Reply Phew! I’ve only imagine deposing a King. So guess I’m safe. Log in to Reply “The last treason trial was that of William Joyce, ‘Lord Haw-Haw’, who was executed by hanging in 1946. Since the Crime and Disorder Act 1998 became law, the maximum sentence for treason in the UK has been life imprisonment.” Log in to Reply Imagine that. Log in to Reply The date should suggest context for the law. Log in to Reply Someone send word to Philisophytube! Abby’s exposed herself to prosecution! Although in fairness Abby has been clever about it and called for letting the Queen finish out her term and then just abolishing the crown instead of letting it pass on for there to be a deposal Log in to Reply Good thing we threw out the monarchy on this side of the pond. I often think the queen should be ousted. Log in to Reply Holy shit , ppl should read the article 😮 thats scary Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.