Crime and the law

23 November 2015

The fake-penis case: a moral travesty

Gayle Newland’s sentence revealed a chasm between the law and the people.

2 November 2015

Tara Hudson: imprisoned by identity politics

In the eyes of the law, Hudson should be seen as a man.

2 November 2015

it’s a piece of cake

Being guilt-tripped into eating baked goods is not a matter for the police.

30 October 2015

Martin Shkreli: Twitterhate helps no one

Bashing one man is no substitute for rethinking pharma.

20 October 2015

PSPOs: protecting public space from the public

The petty policing of public spaces is inhibiting community life.

12 October 2015

Operation Midland: the hysteria of ‘believing the victim’

The ‘VIP paedophile’ panic poses a serious threat to justice.

5 October 2015

There’s no such thing as modern slavery

The Modern Slavery Act is immigration control by the backdoor.

30 September 2015

Cybersexism? Yet another feminist panic

The UN’s report on cybersexism is shrill and illiberal.