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New Statesman article – A year in Parliament

New Statesman article – A year in Parliament

May 11, 2016 at 3:17 pm

I was delighted to contribute to this week’s feature in the New Statesman, reflecting on my first year in Parliament as one of the women elected for Labour in 2015. In the piece, I reflect on the highs and lows of working in Parliament, particularly looking at the campaigns I […]

 
Fighting the Criminal Courts Charge

Fighting the Criminal Courts Charge

January 2, 2016 at 1:24 pm

Last month I wrote for the New Statesman on the need to hold the Government to account following their decision to scrap their damaging criminal courts charge. The charge compromised defendants’ right to a fair trial and added to the uncollected fines blighting our criminal justice system. I have repeatedly […]