10 July 2018

Who’s the real baby here?

That Trump blimp reveals how infantile some of his critics have become.

4 July 2018

The Supreme Court v the court of public opinion

The departure of Kennedy reminds us of a tension at the heart of US democracy.

30 May 2018

Tommy Robinson is no free-speech martyr

Prejudicing a court case is not a free-speech issue.

22 May 2018

Asking too much of the Grenfell Inquiry

An inquiry can’t provide political answers to this terrible tragedy.

16 May 2018

The ugliness of the knife-crime debate

Both sides treat black and Asian communities like children.

3 May 2018

Cosby’s conviction is a hollow victory

The politicisation of this trial will forever taint its verdict.

24 April 2018

Syria is a moral problem, not a legal one

Judging every military act in legal terms is just moral evasion.

4 April 2018

Alison Saunders: when law becomes a crusade

Under Saunders’ reign, the CPS became far too political.

30 March 2018

Worboys and the new threat to justice

This case could set a dangerous precedent.

14 March 2018

Domestic violence: authoritarianism is not the answer

Theresa May’s Domestic Abuse Bill is an insult to justice.