Leading cultural figures attack folly of 42-day detention limit – The Independent

Posted March 31st, 2008 in detention, news, terrorism by sally

“The spy writer John Le Carré, the actors Colin Firth and Patrick Stewart, the novelist Iain Banks, fashion designer Vivienne Westwood and professor of philosophy A C Grayling are among a group of leading figures from the arts and academia who have written to Gordon Brown to oppose the extension of pre-charge detention to 42 days for terrorist suspects.”

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The Independent, 31st March 2008

Source: www.independent.co.uk