Crime and the law
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Crime and the law

28 September 2016

Blair is right: scrap these Iraq investigations

Why it's wrong to prosecute the British soldiers who fought in Iraq.

15 September 2016

Protecting women from the world

By criminalising sexism, the police are acting like Victorian chaperones.

7 September 2016

Addicted to the state

A recent human-rights case shows the dangers of giving addicts drug substitutes.

26 August 2016

In defence of jury service

In an age beholden to experts, jury service reminds us of the importance of common sense.

24 August 2016

The liberal case for scrapping the Human Rights Act

Human rights do not protect our freedom – they limit it.

19 August 2016

America’s law’n’order problem

To blame rising homicide rates on post-Ferguson ‘de-policing’ is a cop-out.

9 August 2016

Terrorism is not a mental-health issue

The source of terrorism lies in our cultural pessimism, not our heads.

8 August 2016

Abuse inquiry: a travesty of justice

After Lowell Goddard’s resignation, let’s scrap this glorified showtrial.

6 August 2016

‘We need liberty, not therapy’

Podcast: we discuss Named Persons, Byron Burgers, and Merkel.