House of lords inquiry into forensic science

The science and technology committee of the House of Lords recently conducted an enquiry into the use of forensic science in the criminal justice system. The inquiry looked at the research landscape in forensic science, standards and regulation, and digital forensics.

The Section submitted written evidence to the enquiry. This evidence has been published here:



RSS and ICCA guide to statistics for legal professionals

On 19 October the Royal Statistical Society and the Inns of Court College of Advocacy published a new guide to statistics for barristers and others in the legal profession. The RSS Statistics and Law Section were involved in preparing the guide, which can be found here:

ICCA/ RSS guide