Tag: justice

And They Are Appropriate Consequences…

Joe O’Connor, defending, said the dog belonged to Brice’s former partner but it had continued living with her after he moved out. However he said: “She accepts responsibility for the dog’s actions. “There is an element of double jeopardy with…

The Abolition Of Justice In The UK…

At the police and the Crown Prosecution Service’s first joint initiative on rape, prosecutors said they had established an emerging pattern of behaviour where rapists constructed “false narratives” after the crime. One technique described involved rapists contacting victims the next…

The Strange, Secretive Death Of Poppi Worthington…

Ian Smith, coroner for the south and east district, did not refer to the events leading up to Poppi’s death and said the cause could not be ascertained. He said he was ‘satisfied’ that the findings of a private family…

Well, We Know It’s Not A Bug…

…the jury’s still out on whether it’s a feature or just a fortunate byproduct, though: Liberal Democrat MP John Hemming, who campaigns for open justice in the family courts, said that the injunction could prevent wrongdoing by public bodies from…

When Your Story Is Not Yours To Tell…

Leading authors have expressed their “grave concern” at a court ruling which has prevented a writer from publishing a book dealing with the sexual abuse he suffered as a child. The author’s ex-wife has obtained a temporary injunction stopping the…

Now, Here’s A Dilemma!

And it calls for extra-large bags of popcorn! Are you ready for travellers vs feminists? A traveller cleared of raping a woman outside a nightclub has spoken of his nine-month ‘nightmare’. Of course, unlike all those other men in my…