Clive Stafford Smith
Clive Stafford Smith is the director of the legal action charity Reprieve
18 March 2015 02:08 PM
The state doesn't seem to care about his innocence
Oklahoma is considering gassing its death row inmates. I've got a better idea... don't kill them at all
11 February 2015 04:34 PM
I witnessed a prisoner die this way. To return to such a technique would be a gross backwards step
George Stinney: Even if the executed 14-year-old is pardoned, it would be wrong to suppose capital punishment has become more 'humane' since 1944
26 January 2014 04:29 PM
Endemic racism, of course, remains. And neither have our killing methods 'improved'
16 August 2013 07:00 PM
When I was young, every night at bedtime some patient soul would read to me. For many months, only two books were permitted: The Adventures of Robin Hood and Enid Blyton's Brer Rabbit Book. Both have had an influence on my life, but the rabbit has probably had the greater impact.
14 July 2012 12:00 AM
Answered this week by Clive Stafford Smith
The sickening truth about food banks that the Tories don't want you to know
Migrant boat disaster: Ukip candidate mocks victims in sickening Twitter post
Nigel Farage wants the BBC to stop making programmes like Doctor Who, Strictly Come Dancing, and Top Gear
Global warming: Scientists say temperatures could rise by 6C by 2100 and call for action ahead of UN meeting in Paris
Rupert Murdoch berated Sun journalists for not doing enough to attack Ed Miliband and stop him winning the general election
General Election 2015: Britain would become a 'communist dictatorship' under Ed Miliband and Nicola Sturgeon, claims wife of Michael Gove
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- 2 Smartphones are making children borderline autistic, says psychiatrist
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