Scottish J&P Commission protests at 'dawn raids'


The National Chairperson of the Catholic Church's "Justice & Peace Commission" Ellen Charlton has written a strongly worded letter to the Home Secretary Jacqui Smith in protest at the recent early morning arrest of a mother and her four year old child and their subsequent transfer to Dungavel Removal Centre.

The raid took place on 14 May and the letter was sent the foloowing day to the Home secretary and copied to; First Minister, Alex Salmond, Secretary of State for Scotland Jim Murpohy MP, Tommy Mc Avoy MP, Tom McCabe MSP and Fiona Hyslop MSP.


For more information see: www.justiceandpeacescotland.org.uk

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