(READER CORRECTION OF) Legal myths about the Assange extradition

This is a cross-post from here of a critique of my New Statesman post on Assange’s legal myths, with kind permission of its author x7o. Common misconceptions, recursively. ” Whenever the Julian Assange extradition comes up in the news, many of his supporters make various confident assertions about legal aspects of the case. “ David Allen Green is but one … Read more

What is “extreme pornography”?

A reminder of just how illiberal and misconceived some of the legislation was under the last Labour government is the prohibition extreme pornography under section 63 of the Criminal Justice and Immigration Act 2008. This offence is currently being prosecuted at Kingston Crown Court against Simon Walsh. As it is a complex provision, this is a commentary … Read more