freedom

October 19, 2020

Balancing the Right to Freedom of Religious Practice, FGM and the impact of COVID-19

In her article, Miss Nouka addresses the sensitive topic as to what extent individual's should be allowed to express their right to religious freedom. She examines the importance of having such a right before noting that it should not be unqualified due to detrimental practices, such as female genital mutilation, that can occur when it is left unregulated. Greater detail is then given about the practices of FGM, the role it plays within religious communities, the failure of state intervention to prevent the oppressions of both young and old women as a result of this practice being carried out and the best ways of stopping it.
June 14, 2020
Prison

“Innocent Defendants”. Can we really have faith that our legal system does not deprive the freedom of innocent people?

In this article, Konstantina Nouka explores the issues surrounding miscarriages of justice.
April 28, 2020
Coronavirus UK legal system

The Coronavirus Act 2020: how it affects everyone

In this article, Kuran Phull addresses the restrictive measures this statute uses to protect public health from infectious disease, compared to previous Acts