Tag: JUDICIAL REVIEW

News News News Europe News United Kingdom 7 Min Read

#TakingPreventToCourt: All the latest updates

Islam21c Chief Editor Dr Salman Butt takes on UK Prevent Programme at court today...

Current Affairs Europe Featured Opinion Politics UK 6 Min Read

Legal Challenge to Prevent Reaches Court of Appeals

This week will see the next significant step along the long path to holding the UK government to account for its policies against so-called “extremism”, including the toxic Prevent policy.

Current Affairs Europe Featured Opinion Politics UK 9 Min Read

“Segregation” of boys and girls in Islamic school ruled unlawful

...in the same week as a BBC investigation revealed shocking institutional failures surrounding an explosion in child-on-child sexual abuse in mixed schools across the country...

News News OpEd 10 Min Read

CAGE report – Blacklisted: The secretive Home Office Unit silencing voices of dissent

CAGE has analysed previously classified documents that came to light in Dr Salman Butt's legal case against the UK Government, for the first time revealing the inner workings of the Extremism Analysis Unit (EAU) within the Home Office and its implications for wider civil society...

News News Opinion 6 Min Read

Rays of Hope for NUS & Islamic Societies Following Judicial Review into Prevent

Student Islamic Societies as well as the National Union of Students, a confederation of nearly 600 students’ unions representing 7 million students, have welcomed the recent judicial review judgement claiming it has vindicated their long-held anti-Prevent stances...

Current Affairs Europe News Politics Press Release UK 13 Min Read

Judgement Released: Judicial Review into Prevent

We welcome the release of the judicial review judgement after waiting for almost eight months. Although we seek to appeal parts of it, we are please to say that there are some very positive outcomes for the community, alhamdulillāh...

Current Affairs Europe Featured Opinion Politics UK 22 Min Read

Summary of Our Legal Case Against Prevent

What follows is a summary and some reflections from the four-day hearing at the High Court for the judicial review into the UK Government’s counter-terrorism strategy. It was a great educational experience for me personally, after which I am genuinely optimistic and happy—by the Grace of Allah. There were many

Current Affairs Europe Featured Opinion Politics UK 8 Min Read

Who is an ‘Extremist’? Landmark case against UK Gov in High Court THIS WEEK

To contact Dr Salman Butt for interviews or further information please email [email protected] The Government’s entire counter-extremism strategy is to be challenged in the courts for the first time this week In this Judicial review case the Court has found that there is an arguable case on behalf of Dr

Current Affairs Europe Featured Politics UK 8 Min Read

Dr Salman Butt launches legal case against UK Gov

The Government’s entire counter-extremism strategy is to be challenged in the courts for the first time. In this Judicial review case the Court has found that there is an arguable case on behalf of Dr Salman Butt, Chief Editor of Islam21c.  Dr Butt challenged the government which dubbed him as an