Appeal refused: another example of the judiciary losing public’s confidence

The first comment on this Daily Mail article Blinkered arrogance and a judiciary in danger of losing the public’s confidence was: “in danger of losing our confidence? They have already lost it.”

This refusal of Maurice’s appeal by Mr Justice Kitchin demonstrates to me:

  • no matter how hard we try, it just doesn’t seem worth it: “they” are always right
  • the judge is not interested in the spirit of fairness, empathy or, god forbid, sympathy with Maurice
  • the judge is determined NOT to let Maurice get anywhere with his legal proceedings.

The questions that arise for me at this point are:

It’s strange: my nephew who is studying law tells me that common sense seems to be missing most of the time…

About Sabine Kurjo McNeill

I'm a mathematician and system analyst formerly at CERN in Geneva and became an event organiser, software designer, independent web publisher and online promoter of Open Justice. My most significant scientific contribution is now a solution to the Prime Number problem:
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1 Response to Appeal refused: another example of the judiciary losing public’s confidence

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