Labour’s debate on the disclosure of legal advice about any Brexit agreement will be well worth keeping an eye on.
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Blanket stop and search is not the silver bullet some like to imagine, despite all the hype.
There is no case for withholding it from them, for it only being shown after the event, or for not allowing them to study it.
In justifying their defence of Austria’s ‘blasphemy law’, its judges seem to be not just expanding but changing the relevant protections in the Convention.
Bullying managers would know that they would have to expect to face justice. False accusers would know that they would have to prove any claim in court.
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Nodding through a doubling and quadrupling of the small claims limit to sums that are huge to most voters would be a step too far.
In the second of three articles, the Weston-super-Mare MP argues for drastic action to rebuild legitimacy in the eyes of the people.
If it is copied, tracked or taken unlawfully, then its owners should be compensated, regardless of whether they can prove ‘damage’.
From Tony the Tiger to the sale of narwhal ivory, from plastic straws to eating dogs, the list of proposed bans grows weekly.
Law enforcement has been misused to target political opponents. We must be wary to ensure the UK does not become complicit.
The Prime Minister once promised that: “We are not leaving only to return to the jurisdiction of the European Court of Justice. That’s not going to happen.”
Richard Holden: The criminal justice reforms which could spare other innocent people the ordeal I suffered
In the second of his two pieces, the author proposes a series of changes to ensure that the right balance is struck: convicting the guilty while not ruining innocent lives.
Henry Newman: Navigating the EU Withdrawal Bill through unamended without a majority is nightmarish – but possible
Labour have sunk efforts to trap us in the Single Market. A compromise should kick the Customs Union can down the road. Which leaves the ‘meaningful’ vote.
If ‘fair play’ is to mean anything, then it is vital that legal redress is available to all – regardless of income or background.
“We need to make the Foreign Office the strategic engine of our foreign policy again” – Tugendhat’s RUSI speech
“We need to do something you might not expect me to say. We need to give Boris Johnson more power.”