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unstar this property date less than 2019-03-11more like thismore than 2019-03-11
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Ministry of Justice more like this
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unstar this property answering dept short name Justice remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Justice more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Reoffenders: Cannabis more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what estimate his Department has made of the rate of recidivism for individuals charged with crimes involving the possession of cannabis for each year between 2010 to 2018. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Gower more like this
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Tonia Antoniazzi remove filter
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-03-19more like thismore than 2019-03-19
star this property answer text <p>Please see the relevant tables attached. Note in the data that reoffending is measured using a one-year follow-up period and a further six month waiting period. Rates are, therefore, only available for cohorts up until January to March 2017.</p><p>For those whose offences are linked to cannabis usage, NHS England and Local Health Boards in Wales, who are responsible for commissioning substance misuse services in prisons, offer a broad range of services to address substance misuse. It is for health providers to decide the appropriate treatment on a case by case basis.</p><p>Further, for prisons in England the updated April 2018 NHS England Substance Misuse Service Specification for prisons sets out evidence-based services that should be commissioned to address the health and justice needs of prisoners, including the prevention of re-offending.</p><p>Those convicted of possession, production or supply of cannabis may also be suitable for an accredited offending behaviour programme or similar intervention which addresses needs related to an individual’s offending, for example attitudes, thinking and behaviour.</p><p>In addition, we are addressing some of the barriers to rehabilitation through the Education and Employment strategy we published last May. For example, we are giving governors local power and control, enabling them to commission education provision that leads to work; through the New Futures Network (NFN), we are engaging with employers to take on ex-prisoners; and we have consulted on proposals to increase the opportunities available to prisoners to gain experience in real workplaces through Release On Temporary Licence.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Penrith and The Border more like this
star this property answering member printed Rory Stewart more like this
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230905 more like this
230906 more like this
230907 more like this
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less than 2019-03-19T17:35:58.417Zmore like thismore than 2019-03-19T17:35:58.417Z
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star this property label Biography information for Rory Stewart more like this
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star this property file name PQs 230904-230906.xlsx more like this
star this property title Table for 230904 - 230906 more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Tonia Antoniazzi more like this
1086715
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2019-03-11more like thismore than 2019-03-11
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Ministry of Justice more like this
star this property answering dept id 54 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Justice remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Justice more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Reoffenders: Cannabis more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what estimate his department has made of the rate of recidivism for individuals charged with crimes involving the production of cannabis for each year between 2010 to 2018. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Gower more like this
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Tonia Antoniazzi remove filter
star this property uin 230905 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-03-19more like thismore than 2019-03-19
star this property answer text <p>Please see the relevant tables attached. Note in the data that reoffending is measured using a one-year follow-up period and a further six month waiting period. Rates are, therefore, only available for cohorts up until January to March 2017.</p><p>For those whose offences are linked to cannabis usage, NHS England and Local Health Boards in Wales, who are responsible for commissioning substance misuse services in prisons, offer a broad range of services to address substance misuse. It is for health providers to decide the appropriate treatment on a case by case basis.</p><p>Further, for prisons in England the updated April 2018 NHS England Substance Misuse Service Specification for prisons sets out evidence-based services that should be commissioned to address the health and justice needs of prisoners, including the prevention of re-offending.</p><p>Those convicted of possession, production or supply of cannabis may also be suitable for an accredited offending behaviour programme or similar intervention which addresses needs related to an individual’s offending, for example attitudes, thinking and behaviour.</p><p>In addition, we are addressing some of the barriers to rehabilitation through the Education and Employment strategy we published last May. For example, we are giving governors local power and control, enabling them to commission education provision that leads to work; through the New Futures Network (NFN), we are engaging with employers to take on ex-prisoners; and we have consulted on proposals to increase the opportunities available to prisoners to gain experience in real workplaces through Release On Temporary Licence.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Penrith and The Border more like this
star this property answering member printed Rory Stewart more like this
star this property grouped question UIN
230904 more like this
230906 more like this
230907 more like this
230908 more like this
230909 more like this
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less than 2019-03-19T17:35:58.48Zmore like thismore than 2019-03-19T17:35:58.48Z
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star this property label Biography information for Rory Stewart more like this
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star this property file name PQs 230904-230906.xlsx more like this
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4623
unstar this property label Biography information for Tonia Antoniazzi more like this
1086716
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2019-03-11more like thismore than 2019-03-11
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Ministry of Justice more like this
star this property answering dept id 54 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Justice remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Justice more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Reoffenders: Cannabis more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what estimate his department had made of the rate of recidivism for individuals charged with crimes involving the distribution of cannabis for each year between 2010 to 2018. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Gower more like this
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Tonia Antoniazzi remove filter
star this property uin 230906 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-03-19more like thismore than 2019-03-19
star this property answer text <p>Please see the relevant tables attached. Note in the data that reoffending is measured using a one-year follow-up period and a further six month waiting period. Rates are, therefore, only available for cohorts up until January to March 2017.</p><p>For those whose offences are linked to cannabis usage, NHS England and Local Health Boards in Wales, who are responsible for commissioning substance misuse services in prisons, offer a broad range of services to address substance misuse. It is for health providers to decide the appropriate treatment on a case by case basis.</p><p>Further, for prisons in England the updated April 2018 NHS England Substance Misuse Service Specification for prisons sets out evidence-based services that should be commissioned to address the health and justice needs of prisoners, including the prevention of re-offending.</p><p>Those convicted of possession, production or supply of cannabis may also be suitable for an accredited offending behaviour programme or similar intervention which addresses needs related to an individual’s offending, for example attitudes, thinking and behaviour.</p><p>In addition, we are addressing some of the barriers to rehabilitation through the Education and Employment strategy we published last May. For example, we are giving governors local power and control, enabling them to commission education provision that leads to work; through the New Futures Network (NFN), we are engaging with employers to take on ex-prisoners; and we have consulted on proposals to increase the opportunities available to prisoners to gain experience in real workplaces through Release On Temporary Licence.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Penrith and The Border more like this
star this property answering member printed Rory Stewart more like this
star this property grouped question UIN
230904 more like this
230905 more like this
230907 more like this
230908 more like this
230909 more like this
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less than 2019-03-19T17:35:58.527Zmore like thismore than 2019-03-19T17:35:58.527Z
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star this property label Biography information for Rory Stewart more like this
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star this property file name PQs 230904-230906.xlsx more like this
star this property title Table for 230904 - 230906 more like this
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4623
unstar this property label Biography information for Tonia Antoniazzi more like this
1086717
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2019-03-11more like thismore than 2019-03-11
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Ministry of Justice more like this
star this property answering dept id 54 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Justice remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Justice more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Reoffenders: Cannabis more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what steps his Department has taken to reduce the rate of recidivism for people convicted of possession of cannabis. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Gower more like this
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Tonia Antoniazzi remove filter
star this property uin 230907 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-03-19more like thismore than 2019-03-19
star this property answer text <p>Please see the relevant tables attached. Note in the data that reoffending is measured using a one-year follow-up period and a further six month waiting period. Rates are, therefore, only available for cohorts up until January to March 2017.</p><p>For those whose offences are linked to cannabis usage, NHS England and Local Health Boards in Wales, who are responsible for commissioning substance misuse services in prisons, offer a broad range of services to address substance misuse. It is for health providers to decide the appropriate treatment on a case by case basis.</p><p>Further, for prisons in England the updated April 2018 NHS England Substance Misuse Service Specification for prisons sets out evidence-based services that should be commissioned to address the health and justice needs of prisoners, including the prevention of re-offending.</p><p>Those convicted of possession, production or supply of cannabis may also be suitable for an accredited offending behaviour programme or similar intervention which addresses needs related to an individual’s offending, for example attitudes, thinking and behaviour.</p><p>In addition, we are addressing some of the barriers to rehabilitation through the Education and Employment strategy we published last May. For example, we are giving governors local power and control, enabling them to commission education provision that leads to work; through the New Futures Network (NFN), we are engaging with employers to take on ex-prisoners; and we have consulted on proposals to increase the opportunities available to prisoners to gain experience in real workplaces through Release On Temporary Licence.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Penrith and The Border more like this
star this property answering member printed Rory Stewart more like this
star this property grouped question UIN
230904 more like this
230905 more like this
230906 more like this
230908 more like this
230909 more like this
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less than 2019-03-19T17:35:58.573Zmore like thismore than 2019-03-19T17:35:58.573Z
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star this property label Biography information for Rory Stewart more like this
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star this property file name PQs 230904-230906.xlsx more like this
star this property title Table for 230904 - 230906 more like this
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4623
unstar this property label Biography information for Tonia Antoniazzi more like this
1086718
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2019-03-11more like thismore than 2019-03-11
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Ministry of Justice more like this
star this property answering dept id 54 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Justice remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Justice more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Reoffenders: Cannabis more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what steps his Department has taken to the rate of recidivism for people convicted of production of cannabis. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Gower more like this
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Tonia Antoniazzi remove filter
star this property uin 230908 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-03-19more like thismore than 2019-03-19
star this property answer text <p>Please see the relevant tables attached. Note in the data that reoffending is measured using a one-year follow-up period and a further six month waiting period. Rates are, therefore, only available for cohorts up until January to March 2017.</p><p>For those whose offences are linked to cannabis usage, NHS England and Local Health Boards in Wales, who are responsible for commissioning substance misuse services in prisons, offer a broad range of services to address substance misuse. It is for health providers to decide the appropriate treatment on a case by case basis.</p><p>Further, for prisons in England the updated April 2018 NHS England Substance Misuse Service Specification for prisons sets out evidence-based services that should be commissioned to address the health and justice needs of prisoners, including the prevention of re-offending.</p><p>Those convicted of possession, production or supply of cannabis may also be suitable for an accredited offending behaviour programme or similar intervention which addresses needs related to an individual’s offending, for example attitudes, thinking and behaviour.</p><p>In addition, we are addressing some of the barriers to rehabilitation through the Education and Employment strategy we published last May. For example, we are giving governors local power and control, enabling them to commission education provision that leads to work; through the New Futures Network (NFN), we are engaging with employers to take on ex-prisoners; and we have consulted on proposals to increase the opportunities available to prisoners to gain experience in real workplaces through Release On Temporary Licence.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Penrith and The Border more like this
star this property answering member printed Rory Stewart more like this
star this property grouped question UIN
230904 more like this
230905 more like this
230906 more like this
230907 more like this
230909 more like this
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less than 2019-03-19T17:35:58.62Zmore like thismore than 2019-03-19T17:35:58.62Z
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star this property label Biography information for Rory Stewart more like this
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star this property file name PQs 230904-230906.xlsx more like this
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4623
unstar this property label Biography information for Tonia Antoniazzi more like this
1086719
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2019-03-11more like thismore than 2019-03-11
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Ministry of Justice more like this
star this property answering dept id 54 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Justice remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Justice more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Reoffenders: Cannabis more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what steps his Department has taken to reduce the rate of recidivism for people convicted of distribution of cannabis. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Gower more like this
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Tonia Antoniazzi remove filter
star this property uin 230909 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-03-19more like thismore than 2019-03-19
star this property answer text <p>Please see the relevant tables attached. Note in the data that reoffending is measured using a one-year follow-up period and a further six month waiting period. Rates are, therefore, only available for cohorts up until January to March 2017.</p><p>For those whose offences are linked to cannabis usage, NHS England and Local Health Boards in Wales, who are responsible for commissioning substance misuse services in prisons, offer a broad range of services to address substance misuse. It is for health providers to decide the appropriate treatment on a case by case basis.</p><p>Further, for prisons in England the updated April 2018 NHS England Substance Misuse Service Specification for prisons sets out evidence-based services that should be commissioned to address the health and justice needs of prisoners, including the prevention of re-offending.</p><p>Those convicted of possession, production or supply of cannabis may also be suitable for an accredited offending behaviour programme or similar intervention which addresses needs related to an individual’s offending, for example attitudes, thinking and behaviour.</p><p>In addition, we are addressing some of the barriers to rehabilitation through the Education and Employment strategy we published last May. For example, we are giving governors local power and control, enabling them to commission education provision that leads to work; through the New Futures Network (NFN), we are engaging with employers to take on ex-prisoners; and we have consulted on proposals to increase the opportunities available to prisoners to gain experience in real workplaces through Release On Temporary Licence.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Penrith and The Border more like this
star this property answering member printed Rory Stewart more like this
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230904 more like this
230905 more like this
230906 more like this
230907 more like this
230908 more like this
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less than 2019-03-19T17:35:58.667Zmore like thismore than 2019-03-19T17:35:58.667Z
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star this property label Biography information for Rory Stewart more like this
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star this property file name PQs 230904-230906.xlsx more like this
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4623
unstar this property label Biography information for Tonia Antoniazzi more like this
1003576
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2018-11-09more like thismore than 2018-11-09
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Ministry of Justice more like this
star this property answering dept id 54 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Justice remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Justice more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Legal Aid Scheme: Telephone Services more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, if he will make an assessment of the adequacy of support for the Civil Legal Advice housing and debt telephone service in order to ensure continued provision of specialist advice and assistance through contracted firms and that those firms are properly paid for the services they provide. more like this
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Tonia Antoniazzi remove filter
star this property uin 189790 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2018-11-14more like thismore than 2018-11-14
star this property answer text <table><tbody><tr><td><p>An assessment of the Civil Legal Advice housing and debt telephone service will be made as part of the Post-Implementation Review of Part 1 of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012, which we intend to publish by the end of the year.</p></td></tr></tbody></table> more like this
star this property answering member constituency South East Cambridgeshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Lucy Frazer more like this
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less than 2018-11-14T16:59:01.57Zmore like thismore than 2018-11-14T16:59:01.57Z
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4517
star this property label Biography information for Lucy Frazer more like this
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4623
unstar this property label Biography information for Tonia Antoniazzi more like this
1003577
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2018-11-09more like thismore than 2018-11-09
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Ministry of Justice more like this
star this property answering dept id 54 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Justice remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Justice more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Civil Proceedings: Legal Aid Scheme more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, if he will make an assessment of the potential merits of applying the so-called escape fee to the Civil Legal Advice scheme to ensure that advisers are paid above the fixed fees that apply where costs exceed the national fixed fee by a multiplier of three, in line with other parts of the Legal Aid system. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Gower more like this
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Tonia Antoniazzi remove filter
star this property uin 189791 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2018-11-19more like thismore than 2018-11-19
star this property answer text <p>There is already an escape fee built into the payment mechanism for the Civil Legal Advice (CLA) scheme. For Discrimination and Special Education Needs cases that fee is set by the service provider, submitted as part of their contract bid and for Family and Housing the LAA set that price at £46 per hour.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency South East Cambridgeshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Lucy Frazer more like this
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less than 2018-11-19T15:33:27.81Zmore like thismore than 2018-11-19T15:33:27.81Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lucy Frazer more like this
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4623
unstar this property label Biography information for Tonia Antoniazzi more like this
838606
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unstar this property date less than 2018-02-07more like thismore than 2018-02-07
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Ministry of Justice more like this
star this property answering dept id 54 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Justice remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Justice more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Judges: Equality more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what steps his Department is taking to increase the diversity of judges. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Gower more like this
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Tonia Antoniazzi remove filter
star this property uin 127426 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2018-02-20more like thismore than 2018-02-20
star this property answer text <p>The Lord Chancellor has a joint statutory duty with the Lord Chief Justice and the Judicial Appointments Commission to encourage judicial diversity.</p><p>The MoJ is working with the Lord Chief Justice and the Judicial Appointments Commission to consider all practical actions that would impact positively on diversity, assess the impact of our existing activities and measure progress</p><p> </p><p>The MoJ also strongly supports the work of the Judicial Diversity Forum which coordinates action by MoJ, the Judicial Appointments Commission, the judiciary and the legal professional bodies to increase judicial diversity. The Judicial Appointments Commission, judiciary and legal professions undertake a range of outreach events, shadowing programmes, pre-application support and mentoring to attract and support eligible candidates, which includes programmes specifically targeted at underrepresented groups to encourage applications from diverse applicants.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency South East Cambridgeshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Lucy Frazer more like this
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less than 2018-02-20T16:51:27.807Zmore like thismore than 2018-02-20T16:51:27.807Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lucy Frazer more like this
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4623
unstar this property label Biography information for Tonia Antoniazzi more like this
838609
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unstar this property date less than 2018-02-07more like thismore than 2018-02-07
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Ministry of Justice more like this
star this property answering dept id 54 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Justice remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Justice more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Legal Representation: Wales more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, in how many court cases at least one defendant was without legal representation in (a) Wales and (b) City and County of Swansea for (i) civil and (ii) criminal cases in each year since 2010. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Gower more like this
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Tonia Antoniazzi remove filter
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star this property answer text <p>Figures on the number of defendants by legal representation status in the Crown Court in Wales and Swansea, 2010 – 2016, are shown in Table 1a and Table 1b.</p><table><tbody><tr><td rowspan="2"><p><strong>Table 1a: Representation status, at first hearing, of defendants dealt with in the Crown Court, Wales, annually 2010 - 2016</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td rowspan="3"><p><strong>Year</strong></p></td><td colspan="5"><p><strong> Representation status at first hearing</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Total number of defendants dealt within trial cases</strong></p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>Known representation</strong></p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>No advocate representation / unknown</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Number</p></td><td><p>Number</p></td><td><p>Percentage</p></td><td><p>Number</p></td><td><p>Percentage</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2010</p></td><td><p><strong>5,937</strong></p></td><td><p>5,750</p></td><td><p><em>97%</em></p></td><td><p>187</p></td><td><p><em>3%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2011</p></td><td><p><strong>5,532</strong></p></td><td><p>5,388</p></td><td><p><em>97%</em></p></td><td><p>144</p></td><td><p><em>3%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2012</p></td><td><p><strong>5,479</strong></p></td><td><p>5,337</p></td><td><p><em>97%</em></p></td><td><p>142</p></td><td><p><em>3%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2013</p></td><td><p><strong>5,275</strong></p></td><td><p>5,161</p></td><td><p><em>98%</em></p></td><td><p>114</p></td><td><p><em>2%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2014</p></td><td><p><strong>5,367</strong></p></td><td><p>5,174</p></td><td><p><em>96%</em></p></td><td><p>193</p></td><td><p><em>4%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2015</p></td><td><p><strong>5,677</strong></p></td><td><p>5,433</p></td><td><p><em>96%</em></p></td><td><p>244</p></td><td><p><em>4%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2016</p></td><td><p><strong>4,759</strong></p></td><td><p>4,587</p></td><td><p><em>96%</em></p></td><td><p>172</p></td><td><p><em>4%</em></p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p><strong>Table 1b: Representation status, at first hearing, of defendants dealt with in the Crown Court, Swansea, annually 2010 – 2016</strong></p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td rowspan="3"><p><strong>Year</strong></p></td><td colspan="5"><p><strong> Representation status at first hearing</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Total number of defendants dealt within trial cases</strong></p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>Known representation</strong></p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>No advocate representation / unknown</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Number</p></td><td><p>Number</p></td><td><p>Percentage</p></td><td><p>Number</p></td><td><p>Percentage</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2010</p></td><td><p><strong>1,320</strong></p></td><td><p>1,289</p></td><td><p><em>98%</em></p></td><td><p>31</p></td><td><p><em>2%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2011</p></td><td><p><strong>1,313</strong></p></td><td><p>1,284</p></td><td><p><em>98%</em></p></td><td><p>29</p></td><td><p><em>2%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2012</p></td><td><p><strong>1,235</strong></p></td><td><p>1,205</p></td><td><p><em>98%</em></p></td><td><p>30</p></td><td><p><em>2%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2013</p></td><td><p><strong>1,244</strong></p></td><td><p>1,225</p></td><td><p><em>98%</em></p></td><td><p>19</p></td><td><p><em>2%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2014</p></td><td><p><strong>1,324</strong></p></td><td><p>1,294</p></td><td><p><em>98%</em></p></td><td><p>30</p></td><td><p><em>2%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2015</p></td><td><p><strong>1,307</strong></p></td><td><p>1,270</p></td><td><p><em>97%</em></p></td><td><p>37</p></td><td><p><em>3%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2016</p></td><td><p><strong>1,036</strong></p></td><td><p>1,011</p></td><td><p><em>98%</em></p></td><td><p>25</p></td><td><p><em>2%</em></p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p><p>Notes:</p><p>1) For criminal court cases the Ministry of Justice publishes annual figures on representation status, at first hearing, of defendants dealt with in the Crown Court. The latest figures up to 2016 can be found here in AC11 of the main tables: <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/criminal-court-statistics-quarterly-january-to-march-2017" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/criminal-court-statistics-quarterly-january-to-march-2017</a></p><p>2) Information on unrepresented defendants in Magistrates’ courts is not held centrally.</p><p>3) Figures in table 1b are provided for Swansea Crown Court as it’s the only Crown Court in the City and County of Swansea.</p><p> </p><p>Figures on the number of defended civil court claims by details of legal representation for Wales and Swansea between 2013 and 2016 are found in Table 2a and Table 2b:</p><p> </p><p><strong>Table 2a: Number of defended civil court claims by details of legal representation, in Wales, annually 2013 – 2016.</strong></p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="3"><p><strong>Wales</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="2"><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td rowspan="2"><p>Year</p></td><td colspan="3"><p><strong>Parties with legal representation</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="2"><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Both Claimant and Defendant</p></td><td><p>Claimant Only</p></td><td><p>Defendant Only</p></td><td colspan="2"><p>Neither claimant nor defendant</p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>Total </strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2013</p></td><td><p>5,565</p></td><td><p>607</p></td><td><p>294</p></td><td><p>756</p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>7,222</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2014</p></td><td><p>3,415</p></td><td><p>490</p></td><td><p>225</p></td><td><p>616</p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>4,746</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2015</p></td><td><p>3,377</p></td><td><p>459</p></td><td><p>169</p></td><td><p>607</p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>4,612</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2016</p></td><td><p>3,243</p></td><td><p>483</p></td><td><p>214</p></td><td><p>509</p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>4,449</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p><strong>Table 2b: Number of defended civil court claims by details of legal representation, in Swansea, annually 2013 – 2016.</strong></p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="3"><p><strong>Swansea</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="2"><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td rowspan="2"><p>Year</p></td><td colspan="3"><p><strong>Parties with legal representation</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="2"><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Both Claimant and Defendant</p></td><td><p>Claimant Only</p></td><td><p>Defendant Only</p></td><td colspan="2"><p>Neither claimant nor defendant</p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>Total</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2013</p></td><td><p>135</p></td><td><p>21</p></td><td><p>19</p></td><td><p>39</p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>214</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2014</p></td><td><p>109</p></td><td><p>21</p></td><td><p>7</p></td><td><p>22</p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>159</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2015</p></td><td><p>105</p></td><td><p>30</p></td><td><p>12</p></td><td><p>27</p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>174</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2016</p></td><td><p>63</p></td><td><p>26</p></td><td><p>18</p></td><td><p>21</p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>128</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p><p>Notes:</p><p>4) For civil court cases, the Ministry of Justice publishes national quarterly defence figures by legal representation of the parties. The latest annual national figures up to 2016 can be found in table 1.6 below:</p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/665074/civil-justice-stats-main-tables-july-sept-2017.xlsx" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/665074/civil-justice-stats-main-tables-july-sept-2017.xlsx</a></p><p>5) For both national and local civil data, information is not available before 2013.</p><p>6) Annual data is not included for 2017 as Q4 data has not yet been released.</p><p>7) The total number of defended civil claims in Wales includes cases from the Wales County Court Money Claims Centre.</p><p> </p><p><strong>Table 3: Figures on the legal representation of applicants and respondents in family proceedings in Wales from 2011-2016</strong></p><p>Legal representation status of applicants and respondents in Family Courts cases with at least one hearing in Wales</p><table><tbody><tr><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="11"><p><strong>Representation status at most recent hearing</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="5"><p><strong>Applicants</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="5"><p><strong>Respondents</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>Total applicants </strong></p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>Known representation</strong></p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>No advocate representation / unknown</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>Total respondents</strong></p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>Known representation</strong></p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>No advocate representation / unknown</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Year</strong></p></td><td><p>Number</p></td><td><p>Number</p></td><td><p>%</p></td><td><p>Number</p></td><td><p>%</p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p>Number</p></td><td><p>Number</p></td><td><p>%</p></td><td><p>Number</p></td><td><p>%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2011</p></td><td><p><strong>6,293</strong></p></td><td><p>5,003</p></td><td><p><em>80%</em></p></td><td><p>1,290</p></td><td><p><em>20%</em></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>7,586</strong></p></td><td><p>4,487</p></td><td><p><em>59%</em></p></td><td><p>3,099</p></td><td><p><em>41%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2012</p></td><td><p><strong>6,861</strong></p></td><td><p>5,342</p></td><td><p><em>78%</em></p></td><td><p>1,519</p></td><td><p><em>22%</em></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>8,327</strong></p></td><td><p>4,831</p></td><td><p><em>58%</em></p></td><td><p>3,496</p></td><td><p><em>42%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2013</p></td><td><p><strong>7,168</strong></p></td><td><p>5,147</p></td><td><p><em>72%</em></p></td><td><p>2,021</p></td><td><p><em>28%</em></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>8,456</strong></p></td><td><p>3,841</p></td><td><p><em>45%</em></p></td><td><p>4,615</p></td><td><p><em>55%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2014</p></td><td><p><strong>6,173</strong></p></td><td><p>3,918</p></td><td><p><em>63%</em></p></td><td><p>2,255</p></td><td><p><em>37%</em></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>7,395</strong></p></td><td><p>3,462</p></td><td><p><em>47%</em></p></td><td><p>3,933</p></td><td><p><em>53%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2015</p></td><td><p><strong>5,882</strong></p></td><td><p>3,847</p></td><td><p><em>65%</em></p></td><td><p>2,035</p></td><td><p><em>35%</em></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>7,100</strong></p></td><td><p>3,375</p></td><td><p><em>48%</em></p></td><td><p>3,725</p></td><td><p><em>52%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2016</p></td><td><p><strong>6,514</strong></p></td><td><p>4,172</p></td><td><p><em>64%</em></p></td><td><p>2,342</p></td><td><p><em>36%</em></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>8,008</strong></p></td><td><p>3,968</p></td><td><p><em>50%</em></p></td><td><p>4,040</p></td><td><p><em>50%</em></p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p><strong>Table 4: Figures on the legal representation of applicants and respondents in family proceedings in Swansea from 2011-2016</strong></p><p>Legal representation status of applicants and respondents in Family Courts cases with at least one hearing in Swansea DFJ area</p><table><tbody><tr><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="2"><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="12"><p><strong>Representation status at most recent hearing</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="6"><p><strong>Applicants</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="5"><p><strong>Respondents</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>Total applicants </strong></p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>Known representation</strong></p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>No advocate representation / unknown</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>Total respondents</strong></p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>Known representation</strong></p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>No advocate representation / unknown</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Year</strong></p></td><td colspan="2"><p>Number</p></td><td><p>Number</p></td><td><p>%</p></td><td><p>Number</p></td><td><p>%</p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p>Number</p></td><td><p>Number</p></td><td><p>%</p></td><td><p>Number</p></td><td><p>%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2011</p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>1,795</strong></p></td><td><p>1,431</p></td><td><p><em>80%</em></p></td><td><p>364</p></td><td><p><em>20%</em></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>2,126</strong></p></td><td><p>1,340</p></td><td><p><em>63%</em></p></td><td><p>786</p></td><td><p><em>37%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2012</p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>2,079</strong></p></td><td><p>1,640</p></td><td><p><em>79%</em></p></td><td><p>439</p></td><td><p><em>21%</em></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>2,453</strong></p></td><td><p>1,528</p></td><td><p><em>62%</em></p></td><td><p>925</p></td><td><p><em>38%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2013</p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>2,256</strong></p></td><td><p>1,616</p></td><td><p><em>72%</em></p></td><td><p>640</p></td><td><p><em>28%</em></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>2,677</strong></p></td><td><p>1,316</p></td><td><p><em>49%</em></p></td><td><p>1,361</p></td><td><p><em>51%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2014</p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>1,794</strong></p></td><td><p>1,211</p></td><td><p><em>68%</em></p></td><td><p>583</p></td><td><p><em>32%</em></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>2,107</strong></p></td><td><p>1,032</p></td><td><p><em>49%</em></p></td><td><p>1,075</p></td><td><p><em>51%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2015</p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>1,601</strong></p></td><td><p>1,086</p></td><td><p><em>68%</em></p></td><td><p>515</p></td><td><p><em>32%</em></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>2,025</strong></p></td><td><p>1,006</p></td><td><p><em>50%</em></p></td><td><p>1,019</p></td><td><p><em>50%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2016</p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>1,831</strong></p></td><td><p>1,201</p></td><td><p><em>66%</em></p></td><td><p>630</p></td><td><p><em>34%</em></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>2,215</strong></p></td><td><p>1,054</p></td><td><p><em>48%</em></p></td><td><p>1,161</p></td><td><p><em>52%</em></p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="2"><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td colspan="2"><p>Notes:</p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td colspan="13"><p>1. Family cases include divorce, financial remedy, public law, private law, domestic violence remedy and adoption cases.</p></td></tr><tr><td colspan="13"><p>2. Self-representation is determined by the field 'legal representation' in Familyman being left blank, and 'at least one hearing' refers to non-vacated scheduled hearings, rather than actual hearings that have taken place.</p></td></tr><tr><td colspan="9"><p>3. Data for all case types was not collected prior to 2011</p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td colspan="13"><p>4. Swansea DFJ includes the following courts: Aberystwyth, Blackwood, Brecknock, Carmarthen, Haverfordwest, Llanelli, Port Talbot Justice Centre, Swansea, Brecknock &amp; Radnorshire FPC, Ceredigion FPC, Pembrokeshire FPC, Neath &amp; Port Talbot FPC, Swansea FPC and Carmarthenshire FPC.</p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr></tbody></table>
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