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Artist or CreatorAndy Davey
Title or CaptionYou're too soft on these lags Mr Grieve - they don't understand leniency
Extent1 item
Published byThe Sun
Date25 Oct 2012
Embedded text or transcriptBallot paper
Person DepictedCameron; David (1966 Oct. 9-);
Grieve; Dominic (1956-)
NotesNews: "David Cameron yesterday vowed prisoners will NEVER get the vote while he is PM. The tough message was a humiliating slap-down for the Government's top law officer, Attorney General Dominic Grieve. It also puts Britain on a collision course with European judges in Strasbourg, who claim our ban on lags voting breaks human rights laws. The Commons voted by an overwhelming 234 to 22 last year to back the ban on prisoner votes. Mr Cameron delighted Tory MPs yesterday by insisting he will not back down to the European Court of Human Rights. ... " Graeme Wilson, The Sun
DescriptionArtist has labelled digital image 12-174 lags ballot papers
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GB/BCA/8128Cameron; David (1966 Oct. 9-)1966 Oct. 9-  
GB/BCA/9174Grieve; Dominic (1956-)1956-Conservative politician, barrister, Queen's Counsel  
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