Crime and the law

20 May 2015

HRA: giving democracy a hammering

Tory plans to replace the HRA will only reinforce judicial tyranny.

Human rights: taking liberties, not protecting them

The Human Rights Act has set back the fight for freedom.

20 May 2015

The First Amendment vs the Human Rights Act

Two defences of free expression, two very different ideas of freedom.

14 May 2015

#NotGuilty, but a victim forever

Rape victims shouldn't be encouraged to dwell on their experiences.

13 May 2015

Anti-terror: the perversion of tolerance

Cameron’s crackdown on extremists will destroy freedom, not protect it.

29 April 2015

Tower Hamlets: the tyranny of fake ‘anti-racism’

If only Lutfur Rahman had been toppled by debate rather than a judge.

21 April 2015

The sex trade: let men have their say!

Feminists are not the best people to ask about curbing prostitution and porn.

20 April 2015

They’re all guilty of witch-hunting tabloid hacks

The crusade against tabloid journalism spreads far wider than the bungling CPS.

17 April 2015

It’s right that Lord Janner won’t be prosecuted

Demands to try Janner show how unhinged the child-sex panic has become.

8 April 2015

How ‘recovered memories’ fuelled the paedo panic

The UK justice system needs to face facts: 'recovered memories' simply aren't credible.