December 12, 2019
A Review of Amelia Gentleman, The Windrush Betrayal: Exposing the Hostile Environment, Guardian Faber, 2019. 320 pp. £18.99 (HB). ISBN: 978-1-78335-184-8.
The question of how individuals ought to respond to unjust demands that are enshrined in la...
July 29, 2019
A Review of Aziz Choudry (ed.), Activists and the Surveillance State: Learning from Repression, Pluto Press, 2019. 264 pp. £29.00 (PB). ISBN: 978 0 7453 3780 7
“So what is the purpose of undercover policing? It has not been successful in the sense of traditional polic...
June 16, 2019
A Review of Benjamin Martill and Uta Staiger (eds.), Brexit and Beyond: Rethinking the Futures of Europe, UCL Press, 2018. 293 pp. £35 (HB). ISBN: 978-1-78735-277-3
August 21, 2018
A Review of Lisa Heschl, Protecting the Rights of Refugees Beyond European Borders: Establishing Extraterritorial Legal Responsibilities, Intersentia. 2018. 255pp. £75 (HB). ISBN: 978-1-78068-614-1
It is, of course, possible that an individual might encounter a situatio...
June 4, 2018
A Review of Chris Ashford and Paul McKeown (eds.), Social Justice and Legal Education. Cambridge Scholars Publishing. 2018. 325pp., £71.00 (HB). ISBN: 978-1-5275-0646-6
If advice and representation are still considered to be core activities conducted by members of the l...
April 25, 2018
A Review of The Secret Barrister, Stories of the Law and How It’s Broken. Macmillan, 2018. 376pp. £11.55 (HB). IBSN: 978-1-5098-4110-3.
It is remarkable how seldom Secret Barrister (SB) is able to call to aid rules of professional ethics to confront the “culture of erro...
April 10, 2018
A Review of Patricia Mindus, European Citizenship after Brexit: Freedom of Movement and Rights of Residence, Palgrave Macmillan. 2017. 123pp. £20.00 (HB). IBSN: 978-3-319-51773-5
The United Kingdom (UK) government has never been wholly comfortable with the migration and...
February 6, 2018
A Review of Deborah Gabriel and Shirley Anne Tate (eds.), Inside the Ivory Tower: Narratives of Women of Colour Surviving and Thriving in British Academia. London: IOE Press. 2017. 152 pp., £24.99 (PB). IBSN: 978-1-85856-849-2.
Inside the Ivory Tower is a collection of...
2014 brought the effective demise of the Joint Academic Stage Board (JASB) regulatory framework governing the university stage of legal training. Exac...
Qualifying Law Degree 2020
January 9, 2018
When the Court Has Its Say About Brexit Day…
January 31, 2020
The Hostile Environment On Trial
January 9, 2020
Unjust Laws and Legal Education
An End to the “Management” of Racism in British Universities?
November 8, 2019
Can the UK's Article 50 Notification be Revoked During the UK/EU Transitional Period?
October 23, 2019
European Council Decision 20 October 2019
October 9, 2019
Policing Legal Rights
Article 50 TEU Reborn?
Data Privacy, Inquiry Decisions, and the Lurking Threat of Judicial Review
April 1, 2019
Unacknowledged Authors of the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement
March 22, 2019
January 2020 (2)