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Volume 978: debated on Thursday 14 February 1980

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asked the Attorney-General if he will list the specific cases and offences involved for each occasion when jury vetting has taken place in each of the last 10 years.

I agree with the view of my predecessor—[Vol. 957, c. 46]—that it would not be in the public interest for me to disclose any details which might lead to the identification of any case where checks on the jury panel have been authorised.