Weekly Notes: legal news from ICLR — 18 February 2019

This week’s selection of recent legal news and commentary includes smarter justice to deal with crime, the promotion of public interest journalism, transparency in the family courts, the return of an ISIS bride and what she might find here — plus as little Brexit as we can get away with.

A vision of justice (in Technicolor)

Crime and Punishment

Smart justice

Not so smart prisons

Parole board review

Media law

Cairncross review

Press Recognition Panel report

Family law

Transparency and the Tickle Appeal


Repatriation of ISIS bride


CCRC review


Family legislation previewed

Tea at the Writs

Child protection book reviewed

Dates and Deadlines

Bridget Lindley Memorial Lecture


And finally…

Tweet of the week

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