Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 3:15 pm on 3rd April 2019.
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As I said, the figure of 92% of people being released from detention, who have been there perhaps for immigration bail or other forms of review, is the result of our not wanting to keep people in detention and doing so only to remove them.
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