Charlotte is a lawyer, researcher and writer and Editor of openJustice. From exposing racial unfairness in the criminal justice system, to reporting on how the government fails to meet its legal duties towards marginalised communities, Charlotte is focused on holding power to account. Tweets at @CMThreipland
A missed opportunity to confront the access to justice crisis
This week, the UK's Ministry of Justice published its review into the legal aid cuts. For the many people now unable...
Windrush: the inevitable result of a hostile environment and no legal recourse
As the UK government designs the compensation scheme for victims of the Windrush scandal, we look at the toxic...
Why legal aid matters and what you can do about it
Cuts to legal aid are causing widespread injustice and likely costing the taxpayer more. The government are...
Published in: HomeThe UK just sent three men to prison for peaceful civil opposition
A closer look at the case that gave fracking protesters an excessive jail sentence.
Published in: HomeFairness, respect and community should be the driving forces behind immigration policy
Leading immigration campaigners call on UK government to take values-based approach to immigration post-Brexit
It's about time our judiciary started to reflect the people it serves
A senior judiciary that so clearly fails to reflect the ethnic, gender and social composition of the nation...