Chapter 16 Video links

This footage shows academics giving evidence to the House of Commons Justice Committee as part of the Committee’s 2014/15 inquiry into the Criminal Cases Review Commission (CCRC). Listening to their comments and criticisms about the CCRC will help you to evaluate the CCRC’s strengths and weaknesses.


Hearings before the Supreme Court are televised and the Supreme Court now has its own YouTube channel here:

As well as footage of the Supreme Court in action, the channel has a short film called ‘What is the Supreme Court’, which discusses the Supreme Court’s role and composition and explains how cases end up there.