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UNDER THE SOCIETIES ACT, THE GOVERNMENT CAN REFUSE TO REGISTER ANY SOCIETY IT BELIEVES MAY PURSUE UNLAWFUL ACTIVITIES HARMFUL TO PUBLIC SECURITY. THIS ACT WAS USED IN 1973 TO BAN JEHOVAH’S WITNESSES; BUT THE GOVERNMENT SUBSEQUENTLY REVOKED BAN WHEN THREATENED WITH A TEST OF ITS CONSTITUTIONALITY.

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