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Commons Amendment

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 6:00 pm on 13th November 2003.

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Photo of The Earl of Erroll The Earl of Erroll Crossbench 6:00 pm, 13th November 2003

My Lords, I thought that I had been brought up in a civilised country in which a person was innocent until proved guilty. That is not worth much if an innocent person cannot return to a normal life. I therefore support the amendment of the noble and learned Lord, Lord Ackner.