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Rhodesia (Bingham Report)

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 19th December 1979.

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Photo of Mr Robert Hughes Mr Robert Hughes , Aberdeen North 12:00 am, 19th December 1979

Has the Attorney-General not now made it clear that under British law the bigger the crime the more chance there is of getting off? Is this not a shameful end to a shabby episode in British history? What credit does one now give to the Prime Minister's call for an economic boycott of Iran?