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URGENT MESSAGE: EG MEETING CANCELLED

This is and urgent message to inform that tomorrow’s EG meeting (Wed-8) has to be postponed since we couldn’t send the call to all of our email lists due to a wonderful blocking of our email account provided by Gmail for alleged “security” reasons. We are trying to fix it…

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Primodos, Mesh and Sodium Valproate: Recommendations and the UK Government’s response

Following patient-led campaigns, on the 22nd February 2018, Jeremy Hunt, the then, Secretary of State for Health, commissioned a review into the potentially harmful side effects of three NHS treatments: Primodos; Mesh and Sodium Valproate. As a result, on the 8th July 2020, the Independent Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Review published the First Do No Harm report. According to Baroness Cumberlege, a life…

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Solidarity to the Mytilene Nine

WE WISH TO EXPRESS OUR DEEPEST ALARM AND ANGER OVER THE HARASSMENT OF OUR COLLEAGUE AND COMRADE PROFESSOR STRATOS GEORGOULAS AND EIGHT OTHER CITIZENS BY THE GREEK POLICE Georgoulas and the other eight other citizens participated with many others in a public event on November 17th 2020 commemorating the Athens…

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Hassan Diab Extradition case

RE: The Case of Hassan Diab and Issues in Canadian Extradition Law 2011 letter from the European Group for the Study of Deviance and Social Control expressingconcerns about the Hassan Diab case and Canadian extradition law. “The European Group is not just an academic network”

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The Statement Of Total Support For Iñaki Rivera

The European Group for the Study of Deviation and Social Control presents this statement of total support for Iñaki Rivera Mr. Rivera, Director of the Observatory of the Criminal System and Human Rights at the University of Barcelona, has been criminally denounced by the section of prison workers of the…

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Statement of support: Dr. Nafstad and Dr. Parsa

Statement of support: Dr. Ida Nafstad and Dr. Amin Parsa Authors: Dr. Victoria Canning, Dr. Daniel Jiménez Franco and Dr.Katja Simončič, co-ordinators of the European Group for the Study of Deviance and Social Control On 18th July, Morgan Johansson, the Swedish Minister for Justice used his political platform and following…

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Festive Note by EG Coordinator Team

Dear friends  We hope this finds you well. We have been a little quiet of late, due to coordinator illness and the demands of 2020. What a year!   However, we are really pleased to say that we are still working away in the background on building the new European…

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For Stan Cohen, 7th Of January 2019

Stanley Cohen passed away on 7 January 2013 at the age of 70 in London. For this, Stan’s intellectual and political ethic, we should continue to fight. Thank you again, Stan, and thanks to our colleague and comrade Professor Stratos Georgoulas for this contribution. See the English, Greek, Spanish, Slovenian,…

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