Criminal Justice Resources from QS Jordans

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The Refusal of Miscarriage Compensation – What next

On 12th June the  High Court rejected challenges by Victor Nealon and Sam Hallam in their miscarriage of justice test case for compensation for 24 lost years served in prison before having their convictions quashed. Victor Nealon spent 17 years in prison for attempted rape before his conviction was quashed on the basis of a DNA…. Read More ›

Something has to give for sure but what …..CCRC Referrals

David Jessel writing on Justice Gap commends the introduction of a new Easy Reading CCRC form and credits it for an increase in applications . Several things arise from the propositions advanced . First no statistical information has been issued to indeed confirm that the increase is linked to the new form but if that… Read More ›