In the news

Latest coverage of the case:

“Torture Trade comes to Town: MPs condemn secrecy at ExCel arm fair” – this article references the torture equipment promoted at the DSEI 2013 arms fair which our prosecution helped bring to light, The Independent 26 March 2015

Campaign against the Arms Trade blogs about the film ‘Arms Trade on Trial’ about the private prosecution and corruption in the arms trade involving UK politicians, CAAT 26 March 2015

Independent film ‘Arms Trade on Trial’ released on Vimeo – please share! – March 2015

“Vince Cable to investigate UK arms fair laws to prevent sales of torture devices” – Vince Cable squeals before a House of Commons Committee when asked questions about why arms dealers get away with breaking arms control law with impunity  The Independent 1 December 2014

How Magforce Violates Arms Controls“, Corporate Watch, 9 October 2014

Is the UK Government protecting companies accused of selling torture weapons?” (yes) Vice 30 July 2014 

CPS ‘failed to tackle arms makers over illegal products’The Independent Friday 11 July 2014

Speaking at the War Machine event as part of the People’s Parliament series 1 July 2014

Putting the arms industry on Trial“, Red Pepper, June 2014

“Shock and Law”, Private Eye, June 2014

Arms Dealers On Trial“, New Internationalist, 3 June 2014

‘Torture gear’ brochures at world’s largest weaponry fair backfires”, The Independent, 21 March 2014

Anti militarists launch private prosecution against arms companies“, Corporate Watch, 18 March 2014

A chance to hold the arms dealers to account“, The Justice Gap, 13 April 2014

Arms activists take firms to court for illegal equipment“, Morning Star, 11 March 2014


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