Woolwich attack: Extremist preachers should be banned from TV
Extremist preachers could be barred from appearing on broadcasters such as the BBC under plans being considered by the Government.
At present, Ofcom, the broadcast regulator, only has the power to intervene after a broadcast has been made.
However, Theresa May, the Home Secretary, is considering extending the regulator's powers to allow it to stop broadcasts of radical preachers.
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