Crime and the law

30 July 2015

How English libel laws dent free speech across the globe

A Russian case heard in London exposed the unjustness of our laws.

30 July 2015

Kangaroo courts on campus: a legal travesty

Hearing sexual-assault claims in campus courts is a terrible idea.

29 July 2015

The legal tyranny of gay marriage

When judges get to rule on political issues, the demos loses out.

27 July 2015

There is no such thing as a child terrorist

We need to draw a line between the actions of adults and children.

22 July 2015

The EU shouldn’t strike down UK laws

The DRIPA saga shows how undemocratic UK lawmaking has become.

21 July 2015

Canada’s Twitter scandal: arrested for political comments

A Canadian feminist wants her Twitter critic convicted of harassment.

14 July 2015

Press freedom: Keir Starmer faces his critics

What happened when the former DPP met angry Sun journalists.