The first Innovation of Justice event is to be held on Saturday, 24 November 2018, at the University of Manchester. It aims to bring together victims of miscarriages of justice and those who can change or influence the law.
Alison Saunders, the Director of Public Prosecutions, will stand down in October of this year.
Joanna Williams has written a powerful article in the Daily Mail criticising the current approach of the police and justice system in automatically believing all rape and sexual assault claims.
The collapse of the rape prosecution trial against Liam Allan in Croydon Crown Court could have widespread ramifications for other criminal cases, because it was discovered the police withheld 50,000 text messages when such information should have been disclosed as a matter of course.