Prime Minister 'strongly supports' whole life tariffs

Prime Minister David Cameron believes a whole life sentence should mean life Credit: Will Oliver/PA Wire

Downing Street says David Cameron is 'very, very disappointed' at today's ruling on whole life terms.

"'He profoundly disagrees with the court's ruling. He is a strong supporter of whole life tariffs," the Prime Minister's official spokesman said.


Killer's term 'breaches rights'

Welsh killer Peter Moore is one of three men to win an appeal in the European Court of Human Rights that their whole-life jail terms, without the possibility of review, amounts to a breach of human rights.