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PM: 'No votes for prisoners'

The Prime Minister has insisted that "prisoners are not getting the vote." Conservative MPs reacted angrily to a report in the Guardian that ministers are preparing to comply with a ruling by the European Court of Human Rights.

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PM: 'Prisoners are not getting the vote'

The Prime Minister dismissed suggestions that the UK would be forced by the European Court of Human Rights to give prisoners the right to vote.

"No one should be in any doubt: prisoners are not getting the vote under this government," David Cameron said at Prime Minister's Questions today.

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