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News 2050: All meat sales banned

What will dominate the news headlines of the future?

As part of the BBC's What If? season of programmes, we commissioned a week of news reports that take a light-hearted look at the future.

In the second of instalment, all sales of meat have been banned and the last prison on Earth is about to close.

Have we got it right? Could these stories feature in the headlines in 2050?

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