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Lamb and Nicklinson assisted dying cases dismissed by the European Court of Human Rights
It’s time to give prisoners the vote
Judges defy Strasbourg over life sentences
A panel of five judges have defied the European court of human rights (ECHR) by backing whole-life sentences.
UK must give prisoners vote or risk ‘grave implications’
The government should allow prisoners serving less than one year in prison the right to vote, or risk ‘grave’ damage to the UK’s international reputation, a committee of MPs and peers has said.
Supreme Court judge lashes out at European court for prisoner voting
Prisoner voting battle ‘will take a decade’