British Courts Have Not Just Recognised Sharia Law – Nikah Marriage Is Void, Not...

The old folk wisdom is that we should never believe what we read in the newspapers. A useful example of this being a story...

ASI: Outdated MOT Laws

The MOT requires drivers of any vehicle older than 3 years to pay between £30 and £80 annually for vehicle safety inspections, generating over...

Bad Legal Defences – GBH Is GBH Even If It’s HIV

There's a superficial interest in this story about the man who deliberately infected lovers with HIV. Which is to point out that GBH is...

Well Done To The UN- Racism Maniac Discovers Racism In UK

This is one of the little things about the modern world which just should not surprise us. Even though it does come as a...

Racist? University of Cambridge and Stormzy Scholarships – Black Only Students

Grime rapper Stormzy and The University of Cambridge have launched a black-only scholarship for prospective students totalling £18,000 per-year:  We are pleased to announce that...

And Another Thing Polly Toynbee Doesn’t Get – International Law

One of them marvels of the British commentariat is Polly Toynbee. Something to admire, something we should all be in awe of, is the...

If China’s Law Applies Everywhere Then Doesn’t Everywhere’s Law Apply In China?

This little fuss that China is making about where places are called has an interesting implication. If China's decision of what Macao or Taipei...

Janus v AFSCME – a Valid Case Whether You’re Pro-Union or Pro-Plutocrat

Janus v AFSCME is a case which the Supreme Court is going to hear. The arguments should be, therefore, about what the law is...

Should we repeal prohibition?

We are back in 1933, about to repeal the amendment to the US constitution, passed in 1919.  The 21st amendment would repeal the Volstead...

Uber Wins One For The customer

A London court has just overturned the TfL ban on Uber operating in London. Uber has been given a licence to operate for 15...