HC Deb 22 November 1984 vol 68 cc262-3W
Mrs Jill Knight

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will now introduce legislation to enable him to proscribe all organisations whose declared aim is to campaign for the freedom of adults to have sexual relationships with children.

Mr. Mellor

We will be considering carefully what lessons may be learned from the recent trial of leading members of the Paedophile Information Exchange. My right hon. and learned Friend would prefer to complete that consideration before reaching any conclusion about the adequacy of the existing law protecting children from the sexual attentions of adults.

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