Joanna Cherry

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Justice and Home Affairs)

Scottish National Party MP for Edinburgh South West

@joannaccherry https://facebook.com/JoannaCherryMP

Joanna Cherry’s voting in Parliament

Joanna Cherry is a Scottish National Party MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Scottish National Party MPs.

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Recent appearances

  • Imprisonment of Catalan Leaders 15 Oct 2019

    I know that the Minister, like others on the Conservative Benches, values highly freedom of speech. Freedom of speech and freedom of expression are protected under the European convention on human rights. Does he agree with the International Commission of Jurists that these convictions for sedition “represent a serious interference” with freedom of expression, freedom of association and...
  • Imprisonment of Catalan Leaders 15 Oct 2019

    I know that the Minister, like others on the Conservative Benches, values highly freedom of speech. Freedom of speech and freedom of expression are protected under the European convention on human rights. Does he agree with the International Commission of Jurists that these convictions for sedition “represent a serious interference” with freedom of expression, freedom of association and...
  • Turkish Incursion into Northern Syria 15 Oct 2019

    On Radio 4 this morning, there was harrowing testimony from a British woman who is a volunteer ambulance driver in the region about the atrocities that she has witnessed. There is a big Kurdish community in Scotland, and they have a community centre at Dumbryden in my constituency. I know that the Kurdish community in my constituency will be very keen to know, as I am, what assistance the UK...

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Scottish National Party MP for Edinburgh South West

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

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Topics of interest

Joanna Cherry campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Office
  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Channel Ferries: Freight
  • Taxation: Self-assessment
  • Immigration: Domestic Violence
  • Drugs: Licensing
  • Immigration: EU Nationals

Currently held offices

  • Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (since 6 Nov 2017)
  • Member, Committee on Exiting the European Union (since 11 Sep 2017)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Justice and Home Affairs) (since 20 Jun 2017)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Justice) (since 20 Jun 2017)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Home Affairs) (since 20 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Committee on Exiting the European Union (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow SNP Westminster Group Leader (Justice and Home Affairs) (13 May 2015 to 20 Jun 2017)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
As a QC and member of the Faculty of Advocates, I will continue to receive payments for legal services rendered before my election. (Registered 04 June 2015)
19 December 2018, received £150 from the Herald and Times / Newsquest Media Group, 200 Renfield Street, Glasgow, G2 3QB, for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 09 January 2019)
7 January 2019, received £600 from ITV Services Ltd, Trafford Wharf Road, Trafford M17 1FZ, for appearing on University Challenge. Hours: 8 hrs.
(Registered 11 January 2019)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: KPMG Ireland
Address of donor: 90 South Mall, Centre, Cork, Ireland

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, hotel, evening meal, value £415

Destination of visit: Cork, Ireland

Date of visit: 22 November 2018

Purpose of visit: Speaking event at Cork Chamber of Commerce.

(Registered 07 January 2019)
Name of donor: Franco British Colloque
Address of donor: 86 East Lane, West Horsley, Leatherhead KT24 6LQ

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): food and accommodation with a value of £598

Destination of visit: Versailles, France

Dates of visit: 17-19 January 2019

Purpose of visit: Attending the Franco-British Colloque's 2019 conference.

(Registered 11 April 2019)
8. Miscellaneous
Barrister, non-practising. (Registered 04 June 2015)

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