Home Office: Civil Proceedings

Home Office written question – answered at on 15 March 2024.

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Photo of Alex Norris Alex Norris Shadow Minister (Home Office) (Policing)

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to paragraphs 7.16 and 7.17 of the Ministerial Code, on how many occasions Ministers in his Department have informed the Law Officers that they are the defendants in a libel action in (a) their personal capacity, (b) their official position and (c) both since 19 December 2019.

Photo of Chris Philp Chris Philp The Minister of State, Home Department

The fact that the Law Officers have advised or have not advised and the content of their advice must not be disclosed outside Government without their authority.

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