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Crime (Overseas Production Orders) Bill [HL] - Commons Amendments (11 Feb 2019)

Lord Paddick: ...penalty is still imposed. Our amendment simply blocks data sharing co-operation with all countries if the death penalty is a risk”. I have just quoted, word for word, the shadow Home Secretary Diane Abbott from her column in the Daily Mirror on 28 January this year about the Labour amendment that was replaced in the Commons by Amendment 13. However, Amendment 13A is designed to have the...

Investigatory Powers Bill - Report (3rd Day) (19 Oct 2016)

Lord Paddick: ...opinion from the one that I quoted—that the Bill was draconian. I am grateful to him for giving me the opportunity to emphasise to the House that it was the current Labour shadow Home Secretary, Diane Abbott, who described the Bill as draconian.

Investigatory Powers Bill - Report (3rd Day) (19 Oct 2016)

Lord Paddick: ...analogy with stop and search sounds familiar to noble Lords next to me, including the noble Lord, Lord Harris of Haringey, it is because it is an analogy that was used by the shadow Home Secretary Diane Abbott in describing the powers under the Bill, which she describes as draconian. The pieces of this legislative jigsaw are beginning to fall into place. Telephone operators already keep a...

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