The government's vision for criminal justice reform

My lords, ladies and gentlemen, thank you very much for having me. I am delighted to be in King's College, and to face a distinguished audience for my first major speech on the subjects for which I have found myself responsible since I returned to office.

Rt Hon Kenneth Clarke, Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice
30 June 2010

CDS Direct: Flying in the face of evidence

The universal right of all suspects to consult with a solicitor of their choice has been undermined by recent changes introduced by the government to the delivery of legal advice for those arrested and detained by the police, claims a report published by the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies...
Professor Lee Bridges and Professor Ed Cape
6 October 2008