The Rt Hon Simon Hughes

Biography

Simon Hughes was the MP for Bermondsey and Old Southwark for 32 years. He is the Deputy Leader of the Liberal Democrats in the House of Commons.

Previous roles in government

  1. Minister of State for Justice and Civil Liberties

    • 2013 to 2015

Announcements

  1. 2010 to 2015 government policy: criminal justice reform
  2. 2010 to 2015 government policy: victims of crime
  3. 2010 to 2015 government policy: sentencing reform
  4. 2010 to 2015 government policy: family justice system
  5. 2010 to 2015 government policy: administrative justice reform
  6. 2010 to 2015 government policy: legal aid reform
  7. Voice of the Child: government response to Dispute Resolution Advisory Group report
  8. Simon Hughes speech to ICO’s 2015 Data Protection Practitioner Conference
  9. Voice of the Child: children to be more clearly heard in decisions about their future
  10. DNA tests to cut courtroom battles