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1983 Sep 9 Fr
Archive (TNA)
Prime Ministerial Private Office files

Home Affairs: Brittan minute to MT (review of sentencing policy) [“in the light of the capital punishment debate and subsequent events, we now need to take firm action”] [declassified 2014]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1782 f166
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 13pp
Themes: Judiciary, Parliament, Union of UK nations, Civil liberties, Law & order, Northern Ireland, Terrorism
[file:/doc6/830909 Brittan mnt for MT 19-1782 f164.pdf]