Baroness Chakrabarti

Shadow Attorney General


Recent appearances

  • Homosexual Activities: Pardons - Question 17 May 2018

    My Lords, your Lordships’ House has come a long way on this subject since some of the unedifying debates that led to the equalisation of the age of consent about 10 years ago. I sat over there as a young Home Office lawyer and blushed a lot. I am so grateful to the noble Baroness the Minister for her frustration and I am sure that she will join me in paying tribute to Stonewall and my...
  • Belhaj and Boudchar: Litigation Update - Statement 10 May 2018

    My Lords, I am grateful to the Minister for repeating the Statement and am especially grateful to Jeremy Wright, the Attorney-General, for advance sight of it yesterday and, in particular, for his humane handling of this matter. Mrs Boudchar has been in the Public Gallery of the other place today, and I am sure that the whole of both Houses of Parliament will sympathise with her and Mr Belhaj...
  • Non-Disclosure Agreements - Question 1 May 2018

    My Lords, the Minister will remember, I think, a very similar Question being asked on 22 January. It is now a glorious May Day. Given the complexities and competing public concerns around this issue, might the Government not consider setting out a clear timetable for clarity in policy and potential legislation in this area?

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 13 September 2016

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Attorney General (since 6 Oct 2016)


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  • Has spoken in 14 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all Baroness Chakrabarti’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 58.20% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 12 times in debates — well below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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