§ Lord Braine of Wheatley
asked Her Majesty's Government:
Whether they will publish in the Official Report a table showing the number of people who have died 42WA since the passage of the Murder (Abolition of the Death Penalty) Act 1965 at the hands of previously convicted killers.
§ The Minister of State, Home Office (Baroness Blatch)
During the period 1965 to the end of May 1995, a total of 72 persons in England and Wales are known to have been killed by persons who had previously been convicted of homicide.