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Privileges and Conduct - Motion to Agree

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 4:45 pm on 30th April 2019.

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Photo of Lord Pannick Lord Pannick Crossbench 4:45 pm, 30th April 2019

Does my noble and learned friend agree that, in her experience, many inquisitorial processes take place throughout the country, on a wide variety of subjects, where lawyers are involved and there is a degree of cross-examination by counsel to the inquiry and lawyers representing the individuals? The fact that it is inquisitorial does not mean that those protections are removed.