Kim Evans

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Fifteenth Letter to the Lord Chancellor

Fifteenth Letter to the Lord Chancellor,<p>Secretary of State for Justice,<p>Mr Chris Grayling,<p>25th April 2014,<p>Dear Lord Chancellor,<p>I read your article …

Glyn Maddocks

Solicitor Glyn Maddocks invites you to imagine spending decades in prison for a crime you did not commit. Few ordeals can be more ‘corrosive’ to the …

McKenzie Friends: It’s up to the judges

McKenzie friends bring into focus many of the dilemmas currently facing the justice system. One is the access, cost, quality trilemma. The State is …

Alleged Miscarriages of Justice Investigative Unit - Inside Justice

Library of historic wrongful convictions <br>Paul Blackburn, 25 years<p>Jailed for life aged 15 for the attempted murder and sexual assault of a younger boy …

CPS under fire from judges as its ranks are cut by a third since 2010

A crown court judge has slammed the ’inexcusable’ negligence of the Crown Prosecution Service following a series of failures in serious court cases …

Hillsborough, and why the law on post-traumatic stress needs to be changed

In my line of work as a personal injury lawyer specialising in complex cases I often represent PTSD sufferers. Whilst I cannot begin to imagine how …

Deaths in prison custody reach all-time high in 2013

<b>There were more deaths in prison custody in England and Wales in 2013 than in any other year on record.</b><p>Figures released by the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) show a 12% increase from 192 deaths in 2012 to 215 last year.<p>The number of self-inflicted deaths rose from 60 to 74, with 38% occurring in the …

Moral panics and miscarriages

When the former director of public prosecutions Keir Starmer introduced new guidelines to the prosecution of sexual offences, he made much of an …

'Proper court artists do it from memory...'

Outside the court<p>‘Everyone’s at Max Clifford,’ says a journalist who, like me, is at the hacking trial in the Old Bailey. A sign in the lift says DO …