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Crime: Gun Grime

House of Lords written question – answered on 27th June 2012.

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Photo of Lord Storey Lord Storey Liberal Democrat

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to review sentencing guidelines relating to gun crime to take account of (1) the type of firearm, and (2) gang membership.

Photo of Lord McNally Lord McNally Deputy Leader of the House of Lords, The Minister of State, Ministry of Justice, Liberal Democrat Leader in the House of Lords

Sentencing guidelines are a matter for the Sentencing Council for England and Wales, which is independent of government.

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