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Duwayne Brooks

Attorney-General written question – answered on 18th July 2013.

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Photo of Emily Thornberry Emily Thornberry Shadow Attorney General

To ask the Attorney-General whether any lawyers who worked on the 1993 prosecution of Duwayne Brooks are still employed by the Crown Prosecution Service.

Photo of Dominic Grieve Dominic Grieve The Attorney-General

It has been established that some copy papers from the destroyed Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) file relating to this case were retained by the Home Office as part of the MacPherson inquiry. A copy of the papers was given to the CPS on 15 July and this indicates that two of the lawyers who worked on this prosecution of Duwayne Brooks are still employed by the CPS.

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