Crime and the law
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Crime and the law

10 July 2017

The Grenfell Inquiry is being asked to do too much

It should establish the facts of the fire and that’s all.

10 July 2017

The curious case of the Nazi pug

A man is being put on trial for teaching a dog to Sieg Heil.

4 July 2017

Judges shouldn’t Trump democracy

The travel-ban debacle reveals the dangers of judicial activism.

3 July 2017

Why Charlie Gard should be allowed to die

Even in heartbreaking cases like this, reason must triumph over emotion.

28 June 2017

Bill Cosby: mistrial by Twitter

Jurors rose above the social-media witch-hunt.

27 June 2017

Michelle Carter: the unacceptable face of assisted suicide

If her text messages were wrong, surely ‘assisted dying’ is wrong?

22 June 2017

Human rights: the friend of foreign criminals

How human-rights law demeans democracy and citizenship.

20 June 2017

After Grenfell: we need action, not an inquiry

The cause of this horrendous blaze is plain for all to see.

17 May 2017

Let’s say it – Ian Brady was evil

Not everything can be explained through the prism of mental illness.