Tuesday, 6 January 2009

Deputy Hill Calls Time on Crown Officers?

Deputy Bob Hill, tireless campaigner for Human Rights has lodged a proposition to the States of Jersey for an "independent" review into the roles of the Balliff, the Lt Governor, The Attorney General, The Solicitor General and the Dean of Jersey.

This proposition echoes much of the Clothier report - you remember that report the one which cost the tax payer £234,481.83.!! which led us to Ministerial Government but told us not to cherry pick its recommendations as it would not work.

This proposition will be one step closer to a democracy and deserves the backing of our elected "representitives" I shall be lobbying my States members to back it and would urge my readers to do likewise.

On another note I would like to thank Deputy Hill not only for his proposition and tireless work on Human Rights issues but for showing his support for Blogging and Citizens Media by agreeing to be filmed.

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11 comments:

  1. Excellent interview; you are getting more assured in your presentation every time.

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  2. Good to see you back VFC and good to see more of our politicans recognising the growing power of citizens media. Keep up the good work.

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  3. Good to c u r still there.
    Wish U well in 2009

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  4. Great to see you back again, don't let the b*gg*rs get you down!

    Looking forward to 2009s alternative media.

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  5. Well done, keep it coming!

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  6. Glad you have not thrown the towel in and there is a bright future for you if you keep going, Jersey needs people like you to stand up for the little guy you are to be applauded...

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  7. Great to see you back VFC
    We have missed you, keep up the good work
    YOUR COUNTRY NEEDS YOU

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  8. Good to see you back! Happy New Year!

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  9. Your getting quit good at this interviewing stuff.
    Who's next on Citizen Media.
    All the best in 09.

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  10. Glad to see you back... Keep up the good work.

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  11. Great interview better than we ever get on Channel TV.

    Deputy Hill is of course 100% right about this, and he is following the peoples wishes by his actions! Good luck to him and I do hope all the States Members will have the courage to back him up on it.

    Quote: Martin Luther King Jr. (1929 - 1968), Letter from Birmingham Jail, April 16, 1963
    Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
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