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Death penalty no vote

Title
Death penalty no vote
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:02:45
Description
Interview with Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher on the majority vote by Parliament against the re-introduction of the death penalty, and the prospects of a referendum on the matter and for reconsideration of the life sentence term for murder. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Margaret Thatcher
Keywords
Parliament; Death penalty; Referenda; Homicide; Penal sanctions; Sentencing policy

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