Alison Saunders, the head of the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), has announced online hate crimes will now be treated “as seriously as those committed face to face.”
Victims of Crime
Human rights mean that the authorities must investigate deaths in custody, the state must protect victims of grooming and child abuse, and the police must investigate rape claims.
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Victims of British colonial abuse are entitled to damages
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Victims of horrific treatment in Kenyan detention camps run by colonial officials between 1952-1963 brought a claim against the British government. The government settled the case, apologised and paid them damages.