Kieron Spoors is a recent first-class graduate in law from Cambridge University, and previous guest writer for UK Public Law Blog. In this piece, he summarises and analyses the EAT’s judgment in Forstater, a leading case on employment and trans rights.
Phyllida Spackman: The People vs. Planning -Public Participation Erodes as System Overhaul Unsettles Voters in the South
Phyllida Spackman, an alumnus of Swansea (BA), Cardiff (GDL, LLM BPTC) and UCL (LLM), and a Middle Temple Scholar, writes on the relationship between the Chesham by-election result and the Government’s proposed changes to planning laws.
Kieron Spoors: A Case Note and Analysis – R (Good Law Project) v Minister for the Cabinet Office 
A case note and comment from Kieron Spoors, a Cambridge University law finalist and aspiring barrister, on R (Good Law Project) v Minister for the Cabinet Office .
Commentary on the Supreme Court decision in ‘R v Heathrow’ by Alexi Norris and Lavanya Sridhar of Queen Mary, University of London.
For several years, China has been enacting a policy of repression against over a million Uyghur Muslims in its Xinjiang province, including reports of forced sterilisation. These allegations have largely been met with silence by the international community, but a recent stand has been taken by the US. Undoubtedly, with the US now calling China’s treatmentContinue reading “Max McGiffen: Finally Taking A Stand? Assessing the UK’s Response to the Uyghur Crisis”
As I write this, the Overseas Operations (Service Personnel and Veterans) Bill is on its way to receive Royal Assent. The key aim of this Bill is protect veterans from prosecution. This is accomplished through a couple of legislative provisions: (a) under section 1(4), a presumption that alleged offences were committed more than five years ago,Continue reading “Max McGiffen: Is the Military Above the Law? A Comment on the Overseas Operations Bill”
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