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Right To Silence And European Convention On Human Rights

Volume 548: debated on Wednesday 14 July 1993

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asked Her Majesty's Government:Whether the present law in the United Kingdom relating to the "right of silence" is in breach of Article 6(1) of the European Convention on Human Rights.

The Government are of the view that the present law in the United Kingdom relating to the "right to silence" is not in breach of Article 6(1) of the European Convention on Human Rights.