Published on 8 Sep 2017 Sections ,

Lammy review finds discrimination in justice system

Senior Home Affairs Correspondent

Bias and overt discrimination within the justice system could turn young offenders from ethnic minorities into the next generation of criminals, David Lammy has warned. His review has found evidence of bias throughout the system in England and Wales, from the courts to prisons. The government has promised to “look carefully” at his 35 recommendations.