25th April 2016
Excellent post at Law Society Gazette on the state of current media law litigation, especially the impact of the Defamation Act 2013.
Nick Cohen takes on the “what about Brevik” counterpoint to the concept of absolute human rights.
Good article (though one with a dull title) on the recent Transform Justice report. Includes this eye-catching example:
Defendant, unrepresented, said nothing at trial. Was convicted, and imprisoned, before it emerged he was deaf. https://t.co/zeTFLPxJuM
— Andrew Brooks (@taxbod) April 24, 2016
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