The slow creep of complacency and the soul of English justice Tim Otty

The slow creep of complacency and the soul of English justice – By Tim Otty

The government’s Justice and Security Green Paper ↑  and its plans to allow English courts to hold secret hearings is a threat to the basic principle of justice: the right to a fair and open trial. Tim Otty QC sets out his observations on the proposals, showing their potential to cause profound damage to the values Parliament is bound to protect. Link: http://www.opendemocracy.net/ourkingdom/tim-otty/slow-creep-of-complacency-and-soul-of-english-justice

 

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