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Legal Advice: Prorogation

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 11:37 am on 25th September 2019.

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Photo of Emma Hardy Emma Hardy Labour, Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle 11:37 am, 25th September 2019

During the urgent question, the Attorney General made a joke about the phrase, “When did you stop beating your wife?” Part of the reason people are so upset about Prorogation is that the Domestic Abuse Bill has fallen, as my hon. Friend Alex Norris just said. May I seek your advice on how the Attorney General can perhaps learn to moderate his language and not make jokes about domestic violence?