Argue with an Academic: Anthony Speaight QC on a British Bill of Rights

Most Britons are aware, if only from last year’s celebrations, that Bills of Rights, like the industrial revolution, started here. Magna Carta is not the only one; we had another Bill of Rights, called just that, in 1689. That pair, along with their offshoots like Habeas Corpus and jury trial, have encapsulated a heritage of freedom which has spread from this country to many parts of the globe.  Continue reading “Argue with an Academic: Anthony Speaight QC on a British Bill of Rights”

Domestic Abuse: An Awareness Issue?

On Monday, February 23, the Law Policy Centre of King’s Think Tank hosted a panel discussion focused on ways to combat domestic violence in the UK, particularly through enhancing the enforcement of the existing legislation. Continue reading “Domestic Abuse: An Awareness Issue?”