Policy #1043: "Pro-human rights, pro-democracy"

This is the votes by vote definition of Public Whip policy #1043: "Pro-human rights, pro-democracy". You may want to read an introduction to policies, or read more about Public Whip.

Someone who believes that Human rights are inalienable, and held by everyone including those suspected of crimes. Major manifesto promises should be honoured rather than using loopholes to get out of them. would have voted like this...

HouseDateSubjectPolicy vote
Commons21 Nov 2001Anti-terrorism, Crime and Security Bill — Terrorist certification by Home Secretary minority
Commons21 Nov 2001Anti-terrorism, Crime and Security Bill — Indefinite detention of suspected terrorists minority (strong)
Commons26 Nov 2001Anti-terrorism, Crime and Security Bill — Amendment to Clause 17 — Disclosure Powers minority
Commons27 Jan 2004Higher Education Bill — Second Reading — Increase in University Tuition Fees minority
Commons31 Mar 2004Higher Education Bill — New Clause 5 — Abolition of tuition fees chargeable to qualifying student minority (strong)
Commons7 Feb 2005Serious Organised Crime and Police Bill — Abolish the offense of Blasphemy — rejected minority
Commons7 Feb 2005Serious Organized Crime and Police Bill -- Demonstrating without authorisation in a designated area minority (strong)
Commons9 Mar 2005Prevention of Terrorism Bill — Rejection of Lords' Amendment — Human Rights Obligations minority
Commons10 Mar 2005Prevention of Terrorism Bill — Insisted Amendment — Human Rights Obligations minority (strong)
Commons10 Mar 2005Prevention of Terrorism Bill — Insisted Again — Courts and Control Orders minority
Commons9 Nov 2005Terrorism Bill — Extension Of Period Of Detention to 90 Days Majority
Commons9 Nov 2005Terrorism Bill — Extension Of Period Of Detention to 28 Days — but not 60 minority
Commons9 Nov 2005Terrorism Bill — Clause 1 — Encouragement of Terrorism — "unforeseen recklessness" minority
Commons9 Nov 2005Terrorism Bill — Clause 1(2) — Encouragement of Terrorism — "glorifies" minority
Lords25 Jan 2006Terrorism Bill — Extension Of Period Of Detention to 60 Days Majority (strong)
Commons15 Feb 2006Terrorism Bill — Clause 1 — Encouragement of Terrorism minority
Commons5 Mar 2008Lisbon Treaty — Referendum — rejected minority
Commons11 Jun 2008Counter-Terrorism Bill — Extension of Maximim Period of Police Detention Without Charge in Terror Cases from 28 to 42 Days minority (strong)
Commons10 Feb 2011Backbench Business — Voting by Prisoners minority (strong)

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