Bob Brown: Charges dropped over Lapoinya Forest anti-logging protest

Environmentalist and former Greens leader Bob Brown will not face prosecution over his arrest at an anti-logging protest in Tasmania's north-west.

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Tasmania Police commissioner Darren Hine issued a statement saying the charges had been dropped.

"The decision not to proceed was made by Tasmania Police after receiving legal advice from the DPP," he said.

"In this case the DPP observed that it was difficult for police officers to determine whether a person was in a business access area or on business premises."

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