Early day motion 281

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  • Session: 1991-92
  • Date tabled: 27.11.1991
  • Primary sponsor: Winterton, Ann
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    That this House notes with deep concern the decision of Dillons bookshop to stock the book The Final Exit, which gives details of methods of committing suicide, including suffocation, starvation, and mixtures of drugs and alcohol; believes that publication of such a book is directly contrary to the spirit of the law; urges retailers to remove this work immediately from their shelves; and calls upon the Attorney General to bring prosecutions against those who do not.

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Total number of signatures: 17

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Name Party Constituency Date Signed
Anderson, Donald Labour Party Swansea East 02.12.1991
Beggs, Roy Ulster Unionist Party East Antrim 19.12.1991
Carr, Michael Liberal Democrats Ribble Valley 02.12.1991
Cash, William Conservative Party Stone 19.12.1991
Cummings, John Labour Party Easington 03.12.1991
Duffy, Patrick Labour Party Sheffield Attercliffe 05.12.1991
Griffiths, Win Labour Party Bridgend 12.12.1991
Maginnis, Ken Ulster Unionist Party Fermanagh and South Tyrone 19.12.1991
Murphy, Paul Labour Party Torfaen 16.12.1991
Roe, Marion Conservative Party Broxbourne 13.01.1992
Ross, William Ulster Unionist Party East Londonderry 28.11.1991
Smyth, Martin Ulster Unionist Party Belfast South 28.11.1991
Taylor, Teddy Conservative Party Rochford and Southend East 13.12.1991
Vaz, Keith Labour Party Leicester East 27.11.1991
Winterton, Ann Conservative Party Congleton 27.11.1991
Winterton, Ann Independent Conservative Congleton 27.11.1991
Winterton, Nicholas Conservative Party Macclesfield 27.11.1991