Articles and Resources

Articles and Resources from the Team 
 

We present here a series of Articles and Resources on False Allegations and Miscarriage . As the site develops we may make more sensitivie material available to members of the site but at the present time offer open access . 

Challenging Historical Allegations of Abuse 

A paper delivered by Mark Barlow ( GCN Chambers ) and Mark Newby ( QS Jordans ) at the First ever National Conference on Historical False Allegations of Abuse 



Richard Webster Memorial Lecture - The Dangers of False Allegations of Abuse 

A lecture given my Mark Newby ( QS Jordans ) on the dangers of false allegations delivered to an invited audience at University of Wrexham 

 

Savile and the Future of Sexual Abuse Allegations 

An article written for the Justice Gap by Mark Barlow ( GCN Chambers ) and Mark Newby ( QS Jordans ) on Savile and the consequences for fair investigations with the risk of a public witch hunt of carers , teachers and celebritys . 

 

Sexual Offences , Moral Panic and the Right to a Fair Trial 

An Article written for the Justice Gap by Mark Barlow ( GCN Chambers ) and Mark Newby ( QS Jordans ) On the danger that the Moral Panic now pervading society is likely to have a negative impact on the fair trials of individuals accused for a generation . 

 

 

 

 

Expert Evidence in Sexual Abuse Cases 

An Article written by Mark Newby ( QS Jordans ) for Justice Gap following the successful appeal in the case of R v S, B,C and R [ 2012 ] EWCA Crim 1433 which led to cases grounded on faulty expert opinion of gynacological abuse being overturned . 

 

Compensation for the Wrongfully Accused 

An Article written by Mark Newby ( QS Jordans ) on the Post Adams World for obtaining Miscarriage of Justice Compensation 

 

Not Innocent Enough to be Compensated 

Mark Newby ( QS Jordans ) and Matt Stanbury ( GCN Chambers ) who successfully piloted the only case to succeed against the Government on miscarriage compensation write on where we are now in seeking redress for a wrongful conviction . 

 

Dangerous Dogs , Anti-Social Beahviour and Miscarriage of Justice 

A Salutory warning from Mark Newby ( QS Jordans ) and Matt Stanbury ( GCN Chambers ) over the Governments plans to change the test for Miscarriage of Justice Compensation 

 

 

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