Crime

How do we work out when to stick, and when to twist?

Three people looking at a computer screen and talking

Read Susan Acland-Hood's blog post to find out her thoughts on how if court reform to be successful, we need to continue to assess critiques, challenges and suggestions against the central principle that justice should and can be made both more accessible and more efficient.

Humanising the Justice System

International Forum on Online Courts logo, which reads: The Cutting Edge of Digital Reform, London, 3 - 4 December 2018.

A blog post from Susan Acland-Hood in which she talks about HMCTS co-hosting (with the Society for Computers and Law) the first international forum on online courts. The event will run over two days, and will provide an opportunity to showcase the cutting edge of digital reform from jurisdictions around the world.

Video hearings put to the test

A screenshot taken from a computer of three people taking part in a video hearing.

A blog post from Susan Acland-Hood that talk about the results of the independent process evaluation into the video hearing pilot. The pilot has been testing user experiences - of the appellant, judges and officials in HMRC – of those participating in a real hearing in a tax tribunal.