Category: law & order

The Hanging Judge

Why has Mr Justice Eady been allowed to conduct a one-man campaign against free speech?

Justice in Shades

A damning judgement on army killings suggests that officials at every level have covered up torture and murder.

Printing Police Lies

The rightwing press has briefly turned against the police, but normal service will soon resume.

The Proceeds of Crime

The US and British governments have created a private prison industry which preys on human lives.

The Paranoia Squad

A British police unit is demonising peaceful protesters to stay in business.

The Price of Free Speech

A grotesque case of legal bullying using a 13th-Century law shows that in some respects we still haven’t shaken off feudalism.

Censored by Money

England’s mediaeval libel laws are becoming a global menace to free speech

Justice Undone

I didn’t get my man, but I helped to remind people what he’s done.

A Plague of Lawyers

Their over-representation in politics is partly responsible for a long sequence of oppressive laws.

Feeding Crime

If governments really want to improve law and order, they should ban adverts for junk food