Criminal Justice Disclosure Practices

Part of Attorney General – in the House of Commons on 24th September 2020.

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Photo of Jerome Mayhew Jerome Mayhew Conservative, Broadland

It is a hackneyed cliché that justice delayed is justice denied—denied for the victim, for witnesses and for the accused, many of whom may be innocent. Can my right hon. and learned Friend assure me that the leadership and the departmental focus is in place to ensure that disclosure—particularly electronic disclosure—is undertaken in full and in a timely manner? Is this being measured? If so, are the targets currently being met?