Sarah Phillimore

Sarah Phillimore is a family law barrister and co-founder of the campaign group Fair Cop. She is currently crowdfunding a legal challenge against the College of Policing after the police recorded her tweets - which included discussing the need to protect children from rape - as 'non-crime hate incidents'. You can find her crowdfunder by clicking here.

Jolyon Maugham and Professor Lavery are misrepresenting the Bell v Tavistock case

It looks like the College of Policing has strayed far from its path; let’s hope the Court of Appeal can set it back in the right direction

Good news from court, but the fact that it got this far shows it’s an uphill struggle for freedom of speech

Those who are invested in being ‘on the right side of history’ might like to reflect on yesterday’s judgement

What are we supposed to do when “Brenda the sheep” gets hungry?

Police forces should not be secretly recording my tweets as ‘hate incidents’

The outrageous policing of political speech by Wiltshire Police