Crime and the law
This showtrial gave us disturbing insights into the cult of the victim.
Labour is using victims of crime as an excuse to undermine centuries of hard-won rights for defendants.
New child-neglect laws will criminalise normal aspects of parenting.
A recent ruling of the UK Supreme Court treats disabled people in good care as if they were prisoners.
It’s easier for politicians and senior police officers to focus on the sins of the past than confront the present.
Must-reads from the past week
Dolan Cummings Books
How the court managed to turn the murderers of Lee Rigby into martyrs.
A court ruling on life sentences last week was a welcome reaffirmation of parliamentary sovereignty.
The failure of a few prosecutions won't stop the crusade.
An Eritrean woman explains why Western campaigns to End FGM do more harm than good.