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SISTER SARAH CLARKE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 799A1: tabled on 05 February 2002

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 5 Members. It is an amendment to an existing motion.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

This is an amendment to an existing motion

This motion was originally tabled by John McDonnell on 04 February 2002. This is amendment number 1.

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Suggested amendment

after 'Northern Ireland' insert 'supported the civil rights movement, work tirelessly for the men behind the wire and.'.

Original motion text

That this House mourns the sad loss of Sister Sarah Clarke, a woman of outstanding courage, integrity and compassion, recently honoured by the Pope, who throughout the darkest and often dangerous days of the troubles in Northern Ireland provided succour and comfort to Irish Republican prisoners by her prison visits and her support for their families and who was a key campaigner for the release of innocent prisoners suffering from miscarriages of justice, including the Guildford Four and the Birmingham Six.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this amendment.