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Dominic Raab said that he thinks Britian should opt out of the European Arrest Warrant and negotiate a new deal within the EU. "We’ve seen too many injustices, too many people hauled over to face appalling prison conditions, totally inco... Continue to article
COMMONS CHAMBER 11.30am: Northern Ireland Office questions (topicals at 11.53am) 12 noon: Prime minister questions Main business Ten minute rule motion: Railways (Public Sector Operators) Bill (Andy Sawford, Lab, Corby) Motion... Continue to article
Dominic Raab said opting out of the European Arrest Warrant was important because of "systemic" problems of "injustice". "European extradition is vital for law enforcement but the current fast track system subjects too many innocent peop... Continue to article
Dominic Raab said a "new deal" needed to be forged to introduce "democratic equality and financial fairness" into the political system. "This is a first chance that Parliament has a proper chance to debate this issue in the round since t... Continue to article
Dominic Raab set out Conservative plans to scrap the Human Rights Act in favour of a British bill of rights. "We’ll retain the fundamental core protections of our bedrock freedoms that are set out in the European Convention, we’ll agree ... Continue to article
Dominic Raab said the UK was not about to leave the convention on human rights. “Absolutely not. We Conservatives feel very strongly about the core freedoms in that convention, we want to stick to it. There’s a much wider debate about th... Continue to article
Dominic Raab said the Barnett Formula needed to be scrapped, despite a pledge by the three main Westminster leaders to Scottish voters that it would remain in place. “If we’re going to see financial devolution to Scotland, more powe... Continue to article
Dominic Raab said that the UK's prosecuting powers for terrorism are weak compared to those in other countries. "There’ve been no convictions since 2007 for involvement in terrorist training, and we actually have a very small number of c... Continue to article
The UK will make “no compromises” on its border security, the Immigration Minister will say later today. In a speech to the Royal United Services Institute, Damian Green will also say the e-borders programme will be “genuinely secure, fluid and complete”.
Meanwhile a Conservative MP has hit out at plans to allow all European Union nations to access the UK's DNA bank. Dominic Raab told the Daily Mail the move could mean Britons "risk finding themselves mistakenly dragged into criminal investigations abroad".
Tory MP Dominic Raab has accused judges at the European Court of Human Rights of being inexperienced and unelected, and of acting beyond their powers. The MP said they risk triggering a constitutional crisis by acting outside of their remit, and claimed the court had staged a “judicial coup” by overturning the ban on prisoner voting.
Conservative MP Dominic Raab has been accused of trying to make it difficult for constituents to contact him by trying to remove his parliamentary email address from websites. Mr Raab claims he removed his address because lobby groups "swamp MPs with automated emails".
MPs have asked the Government to impose sanctions on Russian officials allegedly involved in the death of lawyer Sergei Magnitsky.
Mr Magnitsky, who was killed after apparently uncovering corruption among senior Russian officials, was part of "a noble Russian tradition of dissidents", according to Conservative MP Dominic Raab - who suggested asset freezes and travel bans for those linked to the killing.
His motion was unopposed, and supported by three former Foreign Secretaries; Jack Straw, David Miliband and Sir Malcolm Rifkind.
Society is "blind" to "flagrant" discrimination against men and should end "'soft' feminist bigotry," Conservative MP Dominic Raab has warned. In an article for PoliticsHome, he claimed men were getting a "raw deal" despite tough equality legislation, saying "it is almost taboo for a man to question the assertion that the rapidly dwindling pay gap is the result of discrimination, rather than genuine choice." His comments came as the Government was accused of wasting money on Equality Act initiatives which force organisations to prove their policies are not discriminatory. Labour have said the article shows "the Tories are out of touch". Raab defended his piece saying 'equality cuts both ways'.
Conservative MP Dominic Raab has defended asking a campaign group to remove his email from their website, insisting he had "finite time and resources" and saying that the campaign group, 38 degrees, encouraged others to "deluge" his inbox.
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