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Episode 4 - Sorry is not enough

Leigh Day Partner Sapna Malik discusses with Maya Foa and Cori Crider from the human rights charity Reprieve why even in the fields of counter-terrorism and international relations, there are certain lines which must not be crossed.

Posted on 17 September 2018

It has become clear that successive Governments have sanctioned operations by the UK intelligence service in breach of human rights law. The case of Abdel Hakim-Belhaj led to a full apology from the prime minister for the role of the UK in his illegal rendition, alongside his pregnant wife, back to Libya.

In this podcast Leigh Day Partner Sapna Malik discusses with Maya Foa and Cori Crider from the human rights charity Reprieve why even in the fields of counter-terrorism and international relations, there are certain lines which must not be crossed.

Meet the contributors

Sapna Malik

Partner

Sapna is a partner in the international claims team. In 2019 she won the Law Society's Human Rights Solicitor of the Year award.

Corporate accountability Human rights

Richard Meeran

Partner

Richard is head of the firm's international department