Category Archives: Human Rights

Camden Coroner slammed for “cruel” position on invasive post mortems for Jewish people

Labour London Assembly Member for Barnet and Camden Andrew Dismore has criticised the attitude of the Senior Coroner for North London Mary Hassell, who ordered an invasive post-mortem of a Jewish man, despite the request of his family not to. Ms Hassell was successfully legally challenged last year and the court ruled against her for not taking into account requests […]

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Dismore slams Oxford Union invitation to Malaysian Prime Minister

Labour London Assembly Member for Barnet and Camden Andrew Dismore has written to the Oxford Union to protest against their invitation of Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Bin Mohamad, who has a history of making anti-Semitic statements, to make a speech to the Union on Friday 18th January. In his letter to the President of the Union Daniel Wilkinson, Mr Dismore […]

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Dismore joins campaign to save Midland Hotel

Labour London Assembly Member for Barnet and Camden Andrew Dismore has backed plans to list the Midland Hotel pub in Hendon as an Asset of Community Value. An application was submitted to demolish the building and replace it with 59 residential dwellings, none of which are affordable. Reverend Dr Julia Candy, the priest in charge of the local parish of […]

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