- Christian charity calls for prisoners right to vote
Christian charity calls for prisoners right to vote
Last updated April 8, 2010 13:36
A Christian prison charity's backing calls to allow criminals the opportunity to vote in the general election.
Last month the Bishop of Liverpool James Jones added his name to a letter urging the government to change the current law.
As it stands Britian is one of just a few countries in Europe which has a blanket ban on those in jail voting.
Sarah Scott from the Daylight Christian Prisons Trust tells Premier it doesn't make sense.