HC Deb 11 July 1988 vol 137 c3W
Mr. Alton

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what information he has as to whether police interviewed during the course of their inquiry into the death of the Carlisle baby(a) the doctors who signed the abortion certificate, (b) the doctors who diagnosed Ehlers Danlos syndrome, (c) the consultant involved, (d) the registrar involved, (e) each nurse involved, (f) the senior houseman involved, and (g) the hospital chaplians; and if each person interviewed made a written statement.

Mr. Douglas Hogg

The conduct of this investigation was an operational matter for which the chief constable of Cumbria had full responsibility. Disclosure of information about it is not a matter for the Home Department.