Prisoners 'are part of society and have right to vote'

Former prisoner Ben Gunn has told Daybreak that every prisoner has the right to vote.

He said: "When we spend our money, when we deal with our families, we're still members of society, a secluded part but still deeply connected to society,"


Draft bill on prisoner voting

Justice Secretary Chris Grayling has said a joint Commons and Lords committee will consider proposals on prisoner voting, including the option of retaining the ban.