It is hard to appoint more women to Cabinet when there are few senior women to promote. We count only four at Minister of State level.
Posts Tagged: Ministry of Justice
Building up these vital links can both help individuals to reform and prevent their children following them into the prison system.
David Lidington: Mutual recognition of UK and EU courts would show that both sides are putting citizens first
After we leave the EU, there will still be cross-border disputes that individuals and businesses need to settle.
Plans to make rehabilitation the primary legal purpose of the system seem to have been dropped after the general election.
The campaign has exposed weaknesses in the CCHQ machine. A new broom is required. But May has sent for the old one.
Why the Prime Minister now has no alternative but to broaden her Cabinet. Today, she should bring back Gove, Morgan and Grieve.
She is now dependent on her critics if the new goverment is to work. This is a time for humility, reconciliation – and all hands on deck.
The Lord Chief Justice’s recent attack on the Lord Chancellor is unprecedented. Is she right for the job? Or is the job itself flawed?
The Justice Secretary discusses her goal of reducing reoffending.
The first part of a mini-series on the growth of judicial power.
Without sufficient staff and resources, governors will find it impossible to deliver the programmes prisoners need to avoid recidivism.
New technology allows us to make wholesale improvements while still upholding the Rule of Law.
Plus: I tip him as Brexit Secretary, and just look what happens next.
Fox’s authentic appeal. Gove’s turbulent genius. Leadsom’s fresh start. Which Brexiteer should face May in the final?
An awesome responsibility will greet the eventual winner. The new Prime Minister must rise to the greatest national challenge since that which confronted Churchill.
All prison and probation services should be fully devolved to Police and Crime Commissioners.
Gove’s proposals are a welcome first step, but a truly radical programme must have a much broader scope than jails alone.