Topical Questions

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Deputy Prime Minister – in the House of Commons at 11:30 am on 13th May 2014.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Robert Buckland Robert Buckland Conservative, South Swindon 11:30 am, 13th May 2014

I know that the Deputy Prime Minister has been somewhat exercised about minimum terms for knife crime, but he must be aware of the repeated guidance of senior judges and the residual discretion that will exist in the proposals to reflect other minimum terms. What is his beef?