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Prisoners Of Conscience

EDM number 90 in 1989-90, proposed by Austin Mitchell on 28/11/1989.

That this House calls on the Prime Minister to raise with the President of South Korea, during his visit, the case of Yo Un-jin, a 23 year old student and prisoner of conscience arrested by security police for peaceful political activities and adopted by the Grimsby Board of Amnesty International as their contribution to the effort to highlight the plight of prisoners of conscience in South Korea; and urges the Prime Minister to put to the President of South Korea in the strongest terms the need to release all prisoners of conscience in the Republic, to end detention without trial and to insist on the rights proclaimed in Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

This motion has been signed by a total of 37 MPs.

Austin Mitchell28/11/1989Great GrimsbyProposed
Terry Davis29/11/1989Birmingham, Hodge HillSigned
Jim Wallace29/11/1989Orkney & ShetlandSigned
Keith Vaz29/11/1989Leicester EastSigned
John Battle29/11/1989Leeds WestSigned
Harry Barnes29/11/1989North East DerbyshireSigned
Win Griffiths29/11/1989BridgendSigned
Jeremy Corbyn29/11/1989Islington NorthSigned
Elliot Morley29/11/1989Glanford and ScunthorpeSigned
Bill Michie29/11/1989Sheffield, HeeleySigned
Alan Meale29/11/1989MansfieldSigned
William McKelvey29/11/1989Kilmarnock & LoudounSigned
John McAllion29/11/1989Dundee EastSigned
Ernie Ross29/11/1989Dundee WestSigned
Robert Parry29/11/1989Liverpool, RiversideSigned
John Cummings30/11/1989EasingtonSigned
George Galloway30/11/1989Glasgow HillheadSigned
Paul Boateng01/12/1989Brent SouthSigned
Norman Godman01/12/1989Greenock and Port GlasgowSigned
Eric Illsley04/12/1989Barnsley CentralSigned
Gerry Bermingham04/12/1989St Helens SouthSigned
Roland Boyes05/12/1989Houghton and WashingtonSigned
Terry Patchett06/12/1989Barnsley EastSigned
Tony Lloyd06/12/1989StretfordSigned
Keith Bradley06/12/1989Manchester, WithingtonSigned
Jimmy Dunnachie06/12/1989Glasgow, PollokSigned
Audrey Wise06/12/1989PrestonSigned
Max Madden07/12/1989Bradford WestSigned
Joan Walley07/12/1989Stoke-on-Trent NorthSigned
Harry Cohen07/12/1989LeytonSigned
Doug Hoyle07/12/1989Warrington NorthSigned
Diane Abbott08/12/1989Hackney North & Stoke NewingtonSigned
Alice Mahon11/12/1989HalifaxSigned
Frank Doran12/12/1989Aberdeen SouthSigned
Michael Welsh12/12/1989Doncaster NorthSigned
Peter Pike14/12/1989BurnleySigned
John McFall15/12/1989DumbartonSigned

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