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Topic: criminal justice

Abu Hamza is off to face US justice, and not before time. But the case of Babar Ahmad seems different: will he now undergo yet another extradition injustice?

He doesn’t even know the charges against him: so much for justice being seen to be done

The Holy Father is clearly opposed to the death penalty; but why doesn’t the Church oppose it as unequivocally as abortion and euthanasia?

It’s a real question: I simply don’t understand

Court rules that Church is liable for crimes of priests

Ruling defines the relationship of a priest to his bishop as that of employee to an employer

The Joanna Yeates trial and the Salvation Army chaplain who heard a confession of murder

The details of the case have been distressing: surely the jury can hear these in private?

The Amanda Knox case is an indictment of Italian justice

The news media do not come out well, either. The obsession with Knox’s looks was infantile

Seminar focuses on justice

Caritas Social Action Network holds one-day seminary on criminal justice

Abortion doctor charged over eight deaths

A doctor in Philadelphia is charged with murdering seven newborn babies and a female patient

Irishman avoids prison by making pilgrimage

Man convicted of drunken behaviour and verbally abusing a police officer climbed Ireland’s holiest mountain instead of going to prison