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Monthly Archives: February, 2013

Stronger Safeguards Needed: Justice and Security Bill

The Joint Committee on Human Rights has today published its second report on the Justice and Security Bill, which reaches its most critical stage next week: report in the House … Continue reading

February 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Omar Khadr: From Frying Pan to Fire

Omar Khadr, the youngest prisoner at Guantánamo Bay was released to Canada on 29 September 2012, ten days after his 26th birthday. Captured in Afghanistan in July 2002 aged 15, … Continue reading

February 25, 2013 · 7 Comments

Hear No Evil, Speak No Evil: Outsourcing of Court Interpreting Services

From schools and hospitals to the police force, almost all vital public services are affected by the current cuts and privatisation agenda. Often poorly thought through, many of these government … Continue reading

February 6, 2013 · 10 Comments