Parliament moves towards special inquiry into abuse of MPs

Proposal lent fresh impetus by barracking and abuse of Anna Soubry by pro-Brexit protesters

Parliament is moving towards a special inquiry into the abuse and harassment of MPs after repeated threats and other forms of intimidation in relation to Brexit and other issues.

The proposal for a Speaker’s conference was made by Harriet Harman and Ken Clarke, the longest continuously serving female MP and male MP in parliament. A panel of cross-party MPs will examine evidence and make recommendations for police, prosecutors and others.

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