- Charles . 1833–91, British radical and freethinker: barred from taking his seat in parliament (1880–86) for refusing to take the parliamentary oath
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The opposition spoke of the measure as a "Bradlaugh Relief Bill."The Grand Old Man
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Bradlaugh lost his temper, and after that the parson wiped the boards with him.
He said, 'Gentlemen, Bradlaugh's been elected; he must be allowed to come among us.'
The Bradlaugh case was inexhaustible in scenes and sensations.
When the hour came, Mr. Bradlaugh advanced to the table to take the oath.