HL Deb 25 January 2005 vol 668 c148WA
Lord Hanningfield

asked Her Majesty's Government:

On what legal basis they continue to hold the foreign terrorist suspects in HM Belmarsh prison, following the ruling of the Lords of Appeal in Ordinary on 16 December. [HL552]

The Minister of State, Home Office (Baroness Scotland of Asthal)

I refer the noble Lord to the Statement I made on 20 December 2001.