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Police panic over Conservative European Arrest Warrant changes

Police panic over Conservative European Arrest Warrant changes

Following the tabloid feeding frenzy over the Megan Stammers and Jeremy Forrest case, senior police officers are applying huge political pressure in order to fight more than 100 Tory MPs planning to pull Britain out of the European Arrest Warrant (EAW) arrangements. Mr Forrest was arrested on an EAW and police are scared that in…

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European Court rules against ‘Draconian’ IPP sentences

European Court rules against ‘Draconian’ IPP sentences

The Indeterminate Sentence for Public Protection (IPP) was this week condemned by the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) as being ‘draconian’ in nature and totally inadequately resourced. The British government was also ordered to pay compensation to 3 IPP prisoners who are unable to progress towards release due to the government’s failure to provide…

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Hillsborough proves Britain’s police can never again be trusted

Hillsborough proves Britain’s police can never again be trusted

The confirmation of massive police corruption and dishonesty relating to the Hillsborough disaster has sadly but unambiguously confirmed what TheOpinionSite.org has been saying for years: British police officers can never be trusted. It is not only the scale of the corruption engaged within the South Yorkshire force that has shocked the public; not even the…

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Ken Clarke and common sense leave Ministry of Justice together

Ken Clarke and common sense leave Ministry of Justice together

In his most spectacular demonstration of crass stupidity ever, David Cameron has thrown Ken Clarke and his progressive team of ministers out of the Ministry of Justice (MoJ). In caving in to the ultra-right wing Home Secretary, Theresa May and “traditional” Conservative MPs, The OpinionSite.org suggests that the prime minister has destroyed the last hope…

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