Articles and publications

Articles published on openDemocracy:

On the Ministry of Justice’s review of LASPO (the legislation that ushered in the 2013 legal aid cuts in England and Wales): https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/openjustice/missed-opportunity-mojs-failure-to-confront-access-to-justice-crisi/

On the legal aid cuts as a lesser known factor behind the Windrush scandal: https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/openjustice/windrush-toxic-combination/

On the Crown Court decision that gave three men an excessive jail sentence for peacefully protesting against the activities of the fracking giant Cuadrilla (the sentence has now been quashed): https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/uk-just-sent-four-men-to-prison-for-peaceful-civil-opposition/

On the lack of diversity in the senior judiciary of England and Wales: https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/openjustice/judicial-diversity-is-constitutional-issue/

On the crisis in the UK’s justice system: https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/openjustice/does-britain-still-uphold-rule-of-law/

Research papers:

‘A Place To Call Home – A Report into the Standard of Accommodation provided to Children in Need in London’: https://www.hclc.org.uk/2015/12/hclc-and-hackney-migrant-centre-publish-a-place-to-call-home-report/

Asylum and Humanitarian Protection
for Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual (LGB) People: https://www.rapecrisisscotland.org.uk/publications/stoasylum-guide.pdf