Criminal justice system

Monday, February 4, 2019

Monday, February 4, 2019

Justice Secretary David Gauke: Overhaul of parole system gives victims ‘reassurance, which has not existed up until now’

Justice Secretary David Gauke: Overhaul of parole system gives victims ‘reassurance, which has not existed up until now’

Justice Secretary: Overhaul of parole system gives victims ‘reassurance'

The Justice Secretary has said that an overhaul of the parole system will give victims “reassurance”, and ensure another case like John Worboys will not happen.

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Ann Coffey MP calls for major review of juries for rape cases

Ann Coffey MP calls for major review of juries for rape cases

Ms Coffey has also called for a major review of the criminal justice system.

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Tommy Robinson: What is contempt of court, was his free speech threatened, and has he committed other crimes?

Tommy Robinson: What is contempt of court, was his free speech threatened, and has he got previous convictions?

Tommy Robinson: What is contempt of court and was his free speech threatened?

Former English Defence League leader Tommy Robinson's supporters said his jail time was an attack on free speech - how does the law on court reporting really work?

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Prison sentences of less than a year 'should be scrapped'

Prison sentences of less than a year 'should be scrapped'

Prison sentences of less than a year 'should be scrapped'

MP Rory Stewart said 'community penalties were more effective' for minor crimes

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

'There are issues beyond just the judges in the criminal justice system', says MP David Lammy

Racial inequality in the justice system goes far beyond judges, says MP David Lammy

Racial inequality in the justice system goes beyond judges, says MP David Lammy

A review into race and the criminal justice system ordered by David Cameron has suggested BME defendants are more likely to be jailed for some crimes than white defendants