Charlotte Rachael Proudman
Charlotte is a barrister in human rights law. Committed to social justice, Charlotte has worked for the Association for Civil Rights in Israel, the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan, and in the DRC where she helped establish the country's first free legal advice centre. She is now working on a PhD in Political Sociology at the University of Cambridge.
14 August 2014 05:30 PM
Under international humanitarian law there have been many incidents that could constitute serious international crime
02 July 2014 04:39 PM
One in ten ex partners have threatened to expose risqué photos of their ex online - and 60 per cent followed through. Men can use revenge porn as a way to punish women - simply for behaving in ways that they do not approve of
07 January 2014 04:51 PM
'The Tory-led government is punishing the poor, this time for wanting justice'
26 December 2013 05:05 PM
Do the Government have any intention of providing for the 13 mlllion who live below the poverty line in Britain?
It's not "left-wing campaigners" who are defending judicial review. It's anyone who cares about justice
12 September 2013 03:05 PM
Arbitrary government decisions have been highlighted by both the left and right
09 September 2013 10:54 AM
In real fear of further violence, women seek refuge with charities. Without this support women are more likely to return to abusive partners and give up their case
The legal aid cuts are just the beginning of a move towards a fully privatised criminal justice system
23 May 2013 02:42 PM
The privatisation of legal proceedings in the US has led to untold miscarriages of justice - and now it's coming to a town near you
21 January 2013 04:37 PM
Rape has become a weapon almost as common as any other. Unfortunately, and despite a lack of media interest, the current conflict in Syria is no exception
15 January 2013 10:37 AM
In 2010, 27 migrant workers were executed in Saudi Arabia and, according to Amnesty International, more than 45 foreign maids are currently on death row
21 December 2011 11:20 AM
Forced marriage is an appalling and indefensible practice which is recognised in the UK as a form of violence against women and men, a serious abuse of human rights and, where a minor is involved, child abuse. Yet forced marriage is not illegal in the UK.
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Crisis? What crisis? A visiting US doctor gives the NHS a rave review
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish Independence Referendum: Salmond described as 'arrogant, ambitious and dishonest' by Scottish women
- 1 Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again. It would be immoral to bring it into the world'
- 2 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns aged 27
- 3 World peace? These are the only 11 countries in the world that are actually free from conflict
- 4 Nicki Minaj finally releases predictable 'Anaconda' video
- 5 James Foley 'beheading': Met police warn public watching murder video could be criminal offence