All 3 results for keir starmer speaker:Basil McCrea

Northern Ireland Assembly: Private Members' Business: Human Rights Act 1998 (1 Jun 2015)

Basil McCrea: ...of the Policing Board's human rights and professional standards committee. During that time, I got to look at a number of really interesting issues from a human rights perspective, guided by one Keir Starmer. There were interesting debates, including on the introduction of the taser, which not everybody agreed with, and changes to stop-and-search powers, which not everybody agreed with....

Northern Ireland Assembly: Executive Committee Business: Justice Bill: Second Stage (2 Nov 2010)

Basil McCrea: ...and that it was going to do something different and all the experts went away. The result of such incidents is that justice takes longer to be arrived at. I have had a look at all the work that Keir Starmer did with the Crown Prosecution Service in England and Wales, and, indeed, he was greatly associated with the board for many years. I am really interested to see whether there is a way...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Executive Committee Business: Addendum to the Programme for Government (12 Oct 2010)

Basil McCrea: people that justice depends not only on the policing system, but on the whole of the criminal justice system. Speedier justice is required. The Policing Board had the privilege of talking to Keir Starmer. He has managed to bring in some remarkable changes in England and Wales. I hope that the Minister of Justice will take on board some of the initiatives that Mr Starmer has introduced,...

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