Far fewer prisoners will now get the right to vote – The Guardian

Posted January 20th, 2011 in elections, human rights, news, prisons by sally

“Faced by a backbench rebellion, the government is to slash the number of prisoners to be given the right to vote, even though it is likely to increase the risk of successful compensation claims against the government in court.”

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The Guardian, 20th January 2011

Source: www.guardian.co.uk