Metropolitan Police apology to civil rights campaigner Stafford Scott
Civil rights campaigner Stafford Scott has extracted a fulsome apology from the Metropolitan Police for his arrest, subsequent detention and treatment by officers in the course of events in November 2014.
HM Coroner adjourns inquest into death of Branko Zdravkovic following jury verdict
On 27 November 2018 a jury returned a verdict of suicide in the inquest into the death of immigration detainee Branko Zdravkovic. Unusually HM Coroner has directed more evidence from the Home Office on its failure to comply with procedures to safeguard suicidal detainees.
The family of Daphne Caruana Galizia, deceased has today issued a further call on the Prime Minister of Malta to establish a Public Inquiry into her assassination in a final attempt to avoid litigating that request.
Janet Farrell wins Humanist of the Year award 2018
This year’s winners of the Humanist of the Year award were a group of campaigners and lawyers recognised for their work on human rights issues in Northern Ireland including abortion rights, same-sex marriage and equal marriage.