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Part of Justice – in the House of Commons on 22nd March 2022.

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Photo of Aaron Bell Aaron Bell Conservative, Newcastle-under-Lyme

Litigation or the threat of litigation should not be used to intimidate or to silence things that are in the public interest. I welcome what my right hon. Friend said last week about SLAPPs. Can he reassure me, my constituents, journalists across the country and the wider public that he will do whatever it takes to support the freedom of the press and freedom of speech more widely?