Lords presses for action on abolished offences | 9 June 2021 | House of Lords

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What is the government's stance on disregarding abolished offences? This #Pride month, members of the House of Lords press the government for action to disregard offences relating to decriminalised homosexual conduct. Watch to see the government's response.

Topics:
00:00 – Minister’s first response
00:30 – The stigma of having to declare decriminalised offences
02:20 – The impact of the 1967 Sexual Offences Act
03:47 – Equality
04:51 – Celebrating the life of Alan Turing
06:01 – Pushing for legislation on the subject
07:40 – Causes for delays to legislation

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