§ 72. Mr. Osborne
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department, in view of the fact that publicity is a deterrent for the adult lawbreaker, if he will further investigate the possibility that the publication of the names of young offenders might act as a deterrent to juvenile crime; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. R. A. Butler
This question was considered by Lord Inaleby's Committee, who decided to recommend no change in the present law for the reasons set out in paragraphs 253 and 254 of their Report.