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Recent News

Addressing Million Women Rise 2017
Friday, March 24th, 2017

Medical Justice Casework Manager, Theresa Schleicher, speaks to the crowds at Million Women Rise march at Trafalgar Square 2017

See video of speech below

 

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Further media coverage for Medical Justice’s High Court challenge
Thursday, March 9th, 2017

Read the Aol news article covering Medical Justice’s challenge of the Home Office’s Adults at Risk policy.

Medical Justice quoted in Guardian article covering High Court challenge of the detention of torture victims
Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

The Guardian has published an article about Medical Justice’s challenge to the Home Office’s new Adults at Risk policy. Read more about the High Court challenge here.

Medical Justice challenges the detention of victims of torture in the High Court
Monday, March 6th, 2017
Medical Justice challenges the detention of victims of torture in the High Court
Judicial review hearing scheduled Tuesday 7th – Friday 10th March 2017 

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Medical Justice report ‘Death in Immigration Detention: 2000-2015’ – now available to download
Friday, September 9th, 2016

Read our report on ‘Death in Immigration Detention’, launched on the 20th of July at the Annual General Meeting of Medical Justice

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‘Know Your Medical Rights’ in Arabic, Farsi, French, Mandarin, Russian, Somali & Vietnamese!
Friday, August 5th, 2016

Our ‘Know Your Medical Rights’ information leaflet is now available in 8 different languages

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Medical Justice Annual Report 2015-16 published
Monday, August 1st, 2016

Medical Justice published its 2015-16 Annual Report released at our AGM on 20th July 2016.

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Supreme Court Gives Guidance on Detention of People with Serious Mental Health Problems
Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

The Supreme Court has today given important guidance on the detention of people with serious mental health problems.

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Supreme court judgement 2016
Help us End the Detention of Pregnant Women!
Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

Two weeks ago the House of Lords voted to ban the detention of pregnant women. On Monday the amendments will be considered by the House of Commons.

The Royal College of Midwives and Medical Justice have issued a joint statement calling for an absolute ban on detaining pregnant women.

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Join Medical Justice as a Trustee?
Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

 Medical Justice is looking for people with managerial and financial experience to join the management committee.

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