Law 2017-04-26T15:58:38+00:00

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Purdah – Lifting the Veil

During this General Election campaign there have been several disputes over the application of pre-election purdah - ironically, a practice that was specifically designed to avoid imbroiling the Civil Service in controversy. My own last report as Independent Reviewer, on Deportation [...]

By | June 6th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Law, Media|Tags: , , , , |

Brexit: the security dimension

My article about Brexit and Security ("Terrorism: the EU picture") has just been published in Counsel Magazine.  In summary: The leadership role in the EU exercised by the UK in matters relating to security (in particular [...]

By | April 25th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Brexit, KEEPING, Law, Security|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Terrorism, surveillance and extremism – recent case law

I lectured to the Hart Judicial Review conference in December on recent developments in the case law concerning terrorism, surveillance and extremism. My handout is here and the accompanying PowerPoint presentation is here.

By | March 12th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Law|Tags: , , , , |