Monthly Archives: February 2015

Five Hundred Blogs

Originally posted on Mental Health Cop:
To the Tune of 500 Miles by the Proclaimers — “I would write 500 blogs And I might write 500 more Just to be the man who’d wrote a thousand blogs. On policing, mental…

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This is how to volunteer for the Human Rights Information Project

Originally posted on UK Human Rights Blog:
The deadline for applications has now closed. Than you to the many, many people who applied. Keep an eye on the UK Human Rights Blog for more opportunities to help out. You can…

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Kids in Custody

Originally posted on Mental Health Cop:
Last week there was an urgent Parliamentary question tabled by the shadow health minister concerning CAMHS provision. You can watch the session for yourself as it lasts just over half an hour and is…

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A year (and a bit) at 35mm

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Supreme Court says Welsh NHS charges Bill in breach of A1P1

Originally posted on UK Human Rights Blog:
Recovery of Medical Costs for Asbestos Diseases (Wales) Bill: reference by Counsel General for Wales [2015] UKSC 3, 9 February 2015 – read judgment here Sounds like a rather abstruse case, but the…

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Getting It Badly Wrong

Originally posted on Mental Health Cop:
First, I need to give you some examples of police officers getting things badly wrong and then I want to make certain points – again – that arise from them. These examples are all…

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Slaves, animals and Lord Mansfield

Originally posted on UK Human Rights Blog:
A fascinating riff has been playing around the London Review of Books since Stephen Sedley (erstwhile Sedley LJ) reviewed a biography of the 18th century judge Lord Mansfield – here – part £,…

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