Miscarriages of justice

England: Unreliable witness testimony biggest cause of miscarriages of justice over past 50 years

Unreliable witness testimony has been the biggest cause of miscarriages of justice over the past half-century, a new study suggests.

Published 28 April 2021

Database of miscarriages of justice in UK launched

A new database showing miscarriages of justice that have occurred over the past 50 years in all of the UK's legal jurisdictions has been launched at the University of Exeter.

Published 2 March 2021

England: Miscarriage of justice review body to come under scrutiny amid concerns

The body tasked with reviewing potential miscarriages of justice will come under scrutiny next week, The Times reports.

Published 11 July 2019

UK government ignoring miscarriage of justice victims, claims campaigner

UK government talks on how to deal with problems of evidence disclosure have excluded victims of miscarriages of justice, according to a campaigner.

Published 27 June 2019