rape conviction rate

Should journalists cover rape case failings?

Melanie Newman responds to the view that the media's focus on rape investigation failures and low conviction rates is unhelpful to victims, arguing that with fatalism setting in over rape conviction rates, more media scrutiny is essential to prove that improvements can still be made ...
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A juror speaks

Under UK law, it is illegal for the people on a jury to ever speak about what went on in the jury room. Today's Guardian includes a piece by one woman who was o...