All 3 results for keir starmer speaker:Lord Carlile of Berriew

Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill - Report (1st Day) (3 Dec 2018)

Lord Carlile of Berriew: that trivial or inappropriate cases—for example, something said by a 13 year-old on the internet from their bedroom—plainly would not be prosecuted. Indeed, it is worth adding that when Sir Keir Starmer was Director of Public Prosecutions, there was a general presumption—and I believe this has been followed by his two successors—that any prosecution of a very young person for an...

Brexit: UK-Irish Relations - Motion to Take Note (Continued) (5 Sep 2017)

Lord Carlile of Berriew: ...who has been concerned with counterterrorism and observing the effectiveness of the peace process—as absolutely non-negotiable and crucial. This brings me to the role of Parliament. I thought Keir Starmer spoke very cogently on behalf of the Labour Party last week when he said that we must respect the outcome of the referendum, and I do. However, I also agree with him that Parliament...

Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Committee (6th Day) (Continued) (16 Jun 2011)

Lord Carlile of Berriew: his amendment, spoken to by my noble friend Lord Thomas, is inconsistent with what has been said very cogently to parliamentary committees by the current Director of Public Prosecutions, Keir Starmer QC. I would say this to my noble friend if he were here, but were he still the Director of Public Prosecutions I do not believe that he would be prepared to support an amendment of this...

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