One of Maurice’s supporters wrote:
You feature the Magna Carta and its anniversary date in your news programme. You tell us that enshrined in the Magna Carta is the right to a fair trial and that right is still relevant today. Tell that to Maurice Kirk who is languishing in a Welsh Prison. He is being denied almost every basic human right going, these human rights are suppose to be set in stone, he is even being denied a critical operation. If you treated a dog like this you would be prosecuted. You paint such a rosy picture. Please BBC come to the rescue of 69 year old Maurice John Kirk an honest, honourable and very principled man to say the least, surely it’s your duty.
We therefore now have a petition where every signer triggers an email to the BBC and to two Ministers of Justice. It is based on Tony Gosling’s interview with Maurice’s sister that he turned into a beautiful video and says:
A short link is http://chn.ge/1vBg117