Justice Secretary David Gauke replies to VC's proposal to review the list of qualifying offences

VC Dame Vera Baird wrote to the Justice Secretary David Gauke on 24 June calling for certain section offences committed against children to be included in the list  of offences for which it is possible to be put on trial a second time following acquittal. On 15 July, Mr Gauke replied to Dame Vera.

You can read the letter here.