The Government will never be able to get a grip on crime if the infrastructure of prosecution has rotted away.
The new leader should review the Government’s current plans and focus limited time and political capital where it counts.
More work is needed to ensure proper protection for ex-servicemen and give victims’ families a chance at the truth.
There is a deep tension between a democratic constitution and efforts to insulate rights from changes in public opinion.
It seems to fall between two stools: neither a tight technical update of the existing system, nor a fundamental overhaul.
The Judicial Review and Courts Act is a significant defeat for activists who want more interventions by the courts.
It’s best thought of as a contagion that spreads across the divide between parties and factions.
The lesson of the Charlie Gard tragedy is that a balanced mediation service is a better way forward.
After a stumbling start, the Government is heading in the right direction on human rights reform. But there remains much to do.
Contrast what Jolyon Maugham’s outfit are saying about their most recent case with what the judges thought of it.
A new report argues that recent attacks on her decision have been neither fair nor well-judged.
To strengthen law and order in the public realm, some reform of the legal process would be justified to protect against mob rule.
Two recent judgments reflect the concerns about overreach we have covered at Policy Exchange’s Judicial Power Project.
Judicial review is clearly more intrusive than it was. But it is the checks and balances which protect us in a liberal democracy.