Recent cuts to prison services, the poor conditions in many prisons and the surge in levels of violence, death and self-harm highlight the importance that prisoner rights are protected.
Police officers can download the contents of your mobile phone without a warrant – even if you have not been charged with any crime.
A couple whose eviction was filmed for a Channel 5 programme have won £20,000 in damages for violation of their right to a private life.
Private Sean Benton was just 20 years old when he died at Deepcut Barracks in Surrey. He had five bullet wounds to the chest. Now, more than two decades later, … Continued
In July 1995 there was a massacre. In the small mountain town of Srebrenica in Eastern Bosnia Serb forces killed more than 8,000 Muslim men in just a few days.
The BBC’s annual report has re-opened the question about the gap in wages between men and women. But that isn’t all – the report also revealed worrying information about wages for … Continued
The Government’s announcement of a public inquiry into the Grenfell Tower fire has been met with cynicism by a community that doubts whether the authorities will tell the truth or be held accountable. So what … Continued
Terrorism has been leading the national agenda for several weeks now, following attacks in both London Bridge and Manchester. Prime Minister Theresa May had pledged to rip up some human rights laws … Continued