Charles Clarke is to make a string of concessions to critics of identity cards today in an effort to avert a rebellion in the Labour ranks.

He will offer a guarantee that the planned national identity database will hold no more personal details than contained on a passport. The Home Secretary will also outline new laws to prevent people stealing information while cards are being produced.

0 comments… add one

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Skip to toolbar