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Candidate

  John Burnett
Devon West & Torridge
Liberal Democrat Spokesman on Legal Affairs

Elected in 2001? Yes
Personal details
Married October 9, 1971, Elizabeth Sherwood, née de la Mare (2 sons 2 daughters)
Son of late Lt-Col Aubone Burnett, OBE, and Joan Burnett (née Bolt).

Education
Education: Ampleforth College
Royal Marines Commando Training CentreBritannia Royal Naval College, DartmouthCollege of Law, London.

Non-political career
Profession: Solicitor.

Key posts
Liberal Democrat Spokesman for Legal Affairs.

Electoral history
Contested Torridge and West Devon 1987 general election. Member for Torridge and West Devon since May 1, 1997. Spokesman: Spokesman for Home and Legal Affairs: (Legal Affairs) 1997-
(Legal Affairs and Attorney General, Solicitor General, Lord Chancellor) 1999.

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