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English: Frame-breakers, or Luddites, smashing a loom. Machine-breaking was criminalized by the Parliament of the United Kingdom as early as 1721, the penalty being penal transportation, but as a result of continued opposition to mechanisation the Frame-Breaking Act 1812 made the death penalty available: see "Criminal damage in English law".
Français : Luddites, détruisant un métier à tisser. La destruction de machines a été criminalisé par le Parlement du Royaume-Uni dès 1721, la peine étant la déportation pénale, mais en raison de l'opposition continue à la mécanisation, le Frame-Breaking Act de 1812 permet la peine de mort possible.
Español: Ludistas destruyendo un telar. La destrucción de máquinas fue criminalizada por el Parlamento del Reino Unido desde el año 1721 (la pena era el destierro o deportación penal, pero en razón de la continua oposición a la mecanización, el Frame-Breaking Act de 1812 permitió como posible incluso la pena de muerte.
Date
English: 1812; originally uploaded to en.wikipedia on 27 May 2008.
Español: sibujo original de 1812 cargado desde la Wikipedia en inglés el 27 de mayo de 2008.
Source Original unknown, this version from http://www.learnhistory.org.uk/cpp/luddites.htm (archive)
Author Chris Sunde; original uploader was Christopher Sunde at en.wikipedia.

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