Sunday, July 22, 2018

Fish Spawn Laws – Using Chesterton’s Fence Correctly

The newspapers are full, on any given day, of people insisting that radical changes must be made to society, that the laws of the...

Uber Wins One For The customer

A London court has just overturned the TfL ban on Uber operating in London. Uber has been given a licence to operate for 15...

Should we repeal prohibition?

We are back in 1933, about to repeal the amendment to the US constitution, passed in 1919.  The 21st amendment would repeal the Volstead...

The Nazi Saluting Pug And The Crowd Funded Appeal

This is, we think, one of those things which all right thinking people should support. The definition here of right thinking not actually being...

Bombay High Court Fails Property Rights Test

This is an interesting little test of the judicial system - you know, those told that the Beatles were a popular beat combo -...

Tommy Robinson’s 13 Month Jail Sentence – You Be The Judge

Rather too few papers have been discussing the trouble Tommy Robinson got into over the past few days. Not a good good look for...

If Even The Courts Don’t Understand The Law What Hope For...

It has been said of the American legal system that all, everyone, commits at least one felony a day. Simply because the system is...

And Another Thing Polly Toynbee Doesn’t Get – International Law

One of them marvels of the British commentariat is Polly Toynbee. Something to admire, something we should all be in awe of, is the...

Finally, The Naruto Monkey Selfie Copyright Case Is Decided The Right...

In one of their more absurd pieces of legal grandstanding PETA has for some years been insisting that the copyright to a photograph should...

Knife Crime Is Caused By Popular Beat Combo Says Judge

There are those who will be rather hard on the judge here. for the suggestion is that knife crime is caused by all our...