Fiona Onasanya Recall Petition Succeeds 19,261 Peterborough constituents have signed the recall petition calling for her to go, far surpassing the 10% recall threshold.

1 May 2019 (updated on 1 May 2019) May 1 2019 The Speaker of the House of Commons has announced that Fiona Onasanya is no longer MP for Peterborough, following a successful recall petition.

Procedure and timetable Under the Recall of MPs Act 2015, any MP who receives a prison sentence of a year or less is subject to a recall petition, though the procedure cannot begin until appeals have been unsuccessful. On the day prior to the recall petition being called, Onasanya released a video protesting her innocence.

Fiona Onasanya faces the possibility of being kicked out of parliament after losing an application to appeal against her conviction for perverting the course of justice.

The current MP is Lisa Forbes of the Labour Party, who was elected at the 2019 Peterborough by-election, following the conviction in court of the previous Labour MP Fiona Onasanya for perverting the course of justice in relation to speeding fines. Re: Fiona Onasanya Disgraced, Loses Seat After Recall Petition In The United Kingdom by MorufuAtanda: 11:45am On May 02, 2019 Metaphysical and okoyeebows, our Yoruba sister Don fall our hand! Recall petition Fiona Onasanya (right) leaving the Royal Courts of Justice after her appeal was rejected.

She appealed but the appeal failed on 5 March 2019.

As a result, her seat was declared vacant, causing a by-election in Peterborough. "This notification triggers the provisions of the Recall of MPs Act 2015 and I will accordingly be writing to the relevant petition officer to inform that person that Fiona Onasanya is therefore subject to a recall petition process. The recall petition was opened after Ms Onasanya was convicted of perverting the course of justice and was subsequently sentenced to imprisonment for 3 months.

The MP for Peterborough, Fiona Onasanya, has lost her seat after the results of the recall petition came in tonight (May 1).

Eight months if I recall (just checked and it was 8 ) and out in 2 months with an electronic tag and curfew Peterborough faces a by-election after Fiona Onasanya, the disgraced former Labour MP, was recalled by more than a quarter of her constituents in the first successful petition under the Recall of MPs Act. It will be for that officer to make the arrangements for the petition. 'Fiona Onasanya, the MP found guilty of lying to avoid a speeding ticket, has become the first parliamentarian to be removed from office after a recall petition, triggering a byelection in her Peterborough seat. She appealed but the appeal failed on 5 March 2019.

Disgraced former Labour MP Fiona Onasanya has been struck off as a solicitor after lying to avoid a speeding conviction.

This notification triggers the provisions of the Recall of MPs Act 2015, and I will accordingly be writing to the relevant petition officer to inform that person that Fiona Onasanya is therefore subject to a recall petition process.

Fiona Onasanya, the Labour MP, was sentenced to three months in prison on conviction for perverting the course of justice in December 2018. She was released after serving less than a month in jail.

Organising a Recall Petition which could see the removal of Fiona Onasanya has been a great challenge, according to its lead organiser.

The speaker has confirmed that there will be a by-election.

Ihedioha2019:. "It will be for that officer to make the arrangements for the petition."

The recall petition was put on hold pending her appeal. Ed Miliband (14) England (14) Fiona Onasanya (14) Islington (14) Lancashire Nigel Farages Brexit party will field its first parliamentary candidate in the seat, which voted 60-40 to leave the EU.

The Labour party has urged Fiona Onasanya to resign after the MP for Peterborough in eastern England was sentenced to three months in prison for lying to The bellwether constituency usually Disgraced ex-Labour MP Fiona Onasanya says her conviction for lying to police about a speeding offence is a miscarriage of justice. The 36-year-old has applied to the Criminal Cases Review Commission to have her case sent back to the Court of Appeal.

Fiona Onasanya, the former Labour MP jailed for perverting the course of justice, has become the first parliamentarian in British history to Onasanya, The second recall was triggered in March 2019. On 1 May, it was announced that the recall petition had exceeded the necessary threshold of 10% of the electors in her seat: 19,261, or 27.6%, had signed. The recall was successful with over 25% of registered voters signing the petition. By

Onasanya was jailed in January for three months after a re-trial at the Old Bailey for lying to the police to avoid a speeding ticket.

If it attracts the signatures of 10 per cent of eligible voters about 7,000 people Ms Onasanya will be forced out and a by-election called.

headtopics.com Disgraced MP Fiona Onasanya loses seat after recall petition Fiona Onasanya, the MP found guilty of lying to avoid a speeding ticket, has become the first parliamentarian to be removed from office after a recall petition, triggering a byelection in her Peterborough seat. Fiona Onasanya, the Labour MP, was sentenced to three months in prison on conviction for perverting the course of justice in December 2018.

The second recall was triggered in March 2019.

Ms Onasanya, who has refused calls to resign from her 77,000 a year job, was jailed in January for perverting the course of justice by lying to try and dodge a speeding ticket.

0. The seat was vacant following the removal of the former Labour MP Fiona Onasanya by means of a recall petition A lesser sentence can result in a recall petition, which can force a by-election if it is signed by more than 10% of the electorate in the constituency. The 35-year-old solicitor, who was permitted to stand under the recall rules, was convicted earlier this year of perverting the course of justice for lying about a speeding offence. She was expelled from Labour after sentencing and the party called on her to resign her seat.

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Disgraced ex-MP Fiona Onasanya has said she wont contest the Peterborough by-election Credit: PA:Press Association. We must blame the yeeboows for this misfortune.

The Recall Petition, which cost the Government approximately 500,000 to run, opened on March 19 and lasted for six weeks, with constituents able to The former Labour MP is no longer the MP for Peterborough after a recall petition was successful

Fiona Onasanya, who became the first MP to be kicked out through a recall petition, has said she will not be standing in the ensuing by-election.

Fiona Oluyinka Onasanya (/ n s nj /; born 23 August 1983) is a former Labour Party Member of Parliament (MP) who was removed from that role as a result of a criminal conviction.

Nearly 20,000 people signed a recall petition demanding the MP lose her seat after being jailed https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-cambridgeshire-48123355 Brexit Party to contest Peterborough by-election after disgraced MP Fiona Onasanya loses seat.

The recall was successful with over 25% of registered voters signing the petition. Nigerian born British Member of Parliament (MP), Fiona Onasanya, has become the first ever MP to be removed from office by a recall petition. A recall election (also called a recall referendum, recall petition or representative recall) is a procedure by which, in certain polities, On 1 May 2019, Fiona Onasanya became the first MP to be removed from office after a successful recall petition.

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The 35-year-old, who worked in commercial property law before she was elected to parliament in 2017, was jailed for perverting the course of justice last year, claiming someone else was driving her car. Fiona Onasanya: Disgraced ex-Labour MP jailed for three months after lying to police about speeding A recall petition could force a by-election if it is signed by more than 10 per cent of local voters The petition did not attract the required number of signatures to recall Mr Paisley, so he remained an MP. The second recall was triggered in March 2019. Fiona Onasanya, the Labour MP, was sentenced to three months in prison on conviction for perverting the course of justice in December 2018.

Labour have said that hey will support a recall which is good news, although this will not be until after the appeal process is completed. She was elected in the 2017 United Kingdom general election for the constituency of Peterborough, which she represented from 8 June 2017 to 1 May 2019.. Onasanya was found PA RECALL petition that could unseat disgraced MP Fiona Onasanya was opened to her Peterborough constituents today. Later the same day, 5 March, the Speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow, duly informed the House that he gave notice under Section 1 of the Recall of MPs Act 2015 that the opening of a recall petition against Onasanya may be organised; if more than 10% of the Peterborough electorate were to sign such a petition within six weeks, then her s

Former Labour MP Fiona Onasanya has been ousted from her Commons seat after her constituents backed a recall petition that was triggered against her. Former Labour MP Fiona Onasanya lost her seat after being jailed for perverting the course of justice. She become the first parliamentarian to be removed from office after a recall petition.