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Miscarriage of Justice

I decided to launch this blog partly to highlight just one iniquity of the English legal system but also to invite you to share any tales of miscarriages of justice that you have experienced.The following story is true. 3,772 more words

Horses with Parachutes

To misquote Hot Chocolate: “It started with a consultation, never thought it would come to this….”

It seems like a long time ago that we all responded to the first consultation entitled “Decimating Justice” or some such. 729 more words


A Tale of Everyday Life

A courtroom somewhere in England. Her Honour Judge Christine Jones-Smith presides. The case is listed for mention with the defendants to attend from custody. The Prosecution are represented by Mr Justin Messenger. 1,735 more words