Not been the best couple of weeks for Justice

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Its not been the best couple of weeks for justice for those falsely accused or seeking to demonstrate their convictions are false . We have had the whole episode of the victim being labelled predatory and then there was the bitter news to the Innocence Project that all of its hard work in the case of Simon Hall came to nothing as he had admitted his guilt . The pressure has been so great that it has even caused the Lord Chief Justice to respond to the Home Affairs Select Committee about special arrangements for Child Abuse Judges even though the Judiciary have responsibly had arrangements for handling such cases in place for many years .

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Of course all of this follows quickly on the heels of the ongoing moral panic about Child Abuse created in the aftermath of the Savile Scandal and the frenzy continues to gather considerable pace…

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