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Tag Archives: Northern Ireland

10 Years of Deportation with Assurances: A National Security Imperative?

Buried in the basement of Field House, off Chancery Lane in London, where the Upper Tribunal hears asylum and immigration appeals, is the Special Immigration Appeals Commission (SIAC), a special … Continue reading

September 4, 2015 · 4 Comments

Women on the Front Line of Peace

Women and children are the first casualties of war. Yet, in both war and peace-making efforts, women are often sidelined. Across the spectrum, the contributions women make to peace efforts … Continue reading

April 6, 2014 · 1 Comment

Justice and Security Bill Goes to the House of Commons

This is a summary of various news and events around the Justice and Security Bill since my last post on the issue in September 2012. All dates relate to 2012 … Continue reading

December 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Protests Don’t Kill People, Plastic Bullets Do

  Plastic bullets  Last month, the Metropolitan police confirmed that following the riots in August 2011, its stockpile of plastic bullets, or baton rounds, had increased to over 10,000 by … Continue reading

June 22, 2012 · 3 Comments