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DEBATE | will Scottish hate crime laws stifle free speech?

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Press Release: Historical Injustices, The Sotik Massacre, Blood Tea and Land Alienation

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International Pan African Webinar to be held today on ‘Historical Injustices, The Sotik Massacre, Blood Tea and Land Alienation” at the Lawyers Hub, Nairobi, 5 pm to 7 pm (EAT), …

Bottomline Africa Racial justice with US civil rights attorney

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Kenyans Seek Reparations Over British Colonial Injustices – BBC World News

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George Floyd’s family “incredibly grateful”

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13th July 2020
Nairobi, Kenya
H.E. Mr. Moussa Faki Mahamat
Chairperson, African Union Commission
African Union Headquarters
P.O.Box 3243
Roosevelt Street W21K19
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Your Excellency Moussa Faki Mahamat,
The family of Mr. George Floyd, Mr. George Floyd’s …

Letter From Amy Shaw: Private Secretary To The Lord Chief Justice

 
 

 

Letter To Sir Martin Moore-Bick

Sir Martin Moore-Bick The Royal Courts of Justice, The Strand, London WC2A 1LL   Via Email only to: solicitor.enquiries@grenfelltowerinquiry.org; contact@grenfelltowerinquiry.org;   21 July 2017   Dear Sir Martin-Moore Bick,   Thank you for your letter of 12 July 2017, in response to our letter of 9 July 2017.   Since then, we have, inter alia, [...]

BMELawyers4Grenfell Challenge Government On Choice Of Inquiry Panel

Peter-Herbert BMElawyers4Grenfell accuse government of failing to consult on inquiry panel composition as they prepare to launch judicial review proceedings. Peter Herbert called for the inquiry panel to be ethnically and religiously diverse. Lawyers for some of the survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire are preparing to launch judicial review proceedings against the government over the [...]

Letter To Judge Moore-Bick

Screen Shot 2017-07-22 at 04.24.25       Sir Martin Moore-Bick The Royal Courts of Justice, The Strand, London WC2A 1LL Via Email only to:  solicitor.enquiries@grenfelltowerinquiry.org; contact@grenfelltowerinquiry.org;   21 July 2017 Dear Sir Martin-Moore Bick, Thank you for your letter of 12 July 2017, in response to our letter of 9 July 2017. Since then, we have, inter alia, undertaken [...]