§ Mr. Madden
To ask the Secretary of State for Social Services at what stage during proceedings the medical records of John Manley, sentenced in Lincoln in 1986 for assaulting his wife, were made available to the court.
§ Mrs. Currie
The sentence to which the hon. Member refers was given in 1983. At no stage during the proceedings did the Department make Mr. Manley's medical records available to the court.