Martha Spurrier

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Ekklesia
Amnesty International and Liberty respond to Repeal Billif we are to fully understand, appreciate and protect the rights that we curren
Ekklesia / Posted 6 days ago
if we are to fully understand, appreciate and protect the rights that we currently benefit from every day here in the UK." Martha Spurrier, Director of Liberty, said: "If the Repeal Bill passes in this state, people in the UK will lose rights after... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Theresa May's Repeal Bill already faces 'hell' and it's only just been publishednone the less influential, It is not directly enforceable —it is a codification
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
none the less influential, It is not directly enforceable —it is a codification—and it is wrong simply to leave it out." Martha Spurrier, Director of human rights group Liberty, said: “If the Repeal Bill passes in this state, people in the UK... Read more
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International Business Times
Spit hoods used on detainees in London custody lambasted as 'primitive and extreme' police of trying to implement the use of the hood "with no public debate and no
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
police of trying to implement the use of the hood "with no public debate and no published evaluation". Liberty director, Martha Spurrier, questioned why the public had not been presented with evidence supporting the use of the hoods. "There have... Read more
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Ekklesia
Liberty to challenge 'Snoopers’ Charter' in the High Courtand experts that the powers would make it more difficult for security services
Ekklesia / Posted 17 days ago
and experts that the powers would make it more difficult for security services to do their jobs effectively. Martha Spurrier, Director of Liberty, said, “We’re delighted to have been granted permission to challenge this authoritarian... Read more
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The Register
Liberty gets green light to challenge Snooper’s Charterhas today announced the High Court has granted it permission to challenge part
The Register / Posted 20 days ago
has today announced the High Court has granted it permission to challenge part of the Investigatory Powers Act. Martha Spurrier, director of the advocacy group, said: “We’re delighted to have been granted permission to challenge this... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tories survive Queen's Speech vote after being forced into climbdown on abortion"Let us send a message to women everywhere that in this Parliament their voices
Daily Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
"Let us send a message to women everywhere that in this Parliament their voices will be heard and their rights upheld." Martha Spurrier, Director of Liberty, said: “This incredible victory shows what Parliament can do. By working across parties,... Read more
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