stock here: My question is why did Boris Johnson act so stupidly? Maybe he was scared since he had the virus and was in the hospital.
‘The UK government has sentenced people to death’
Simon Dolan on his legal challenge to the lockdown.
Dolan is challenging the interference in people’s rights and disputes the lawfulness of the ‘five tests’ for lifting lockdown, which he claims do not take account of the profound effects of lockdown on people’s lives and livelihoods.
‘The main thing is proportionality’, he tells me. ‘Is what they’ve done proportionate to the threat? Was it proportionate at the time? Well… arguable. Is it proportionate now? Well, there isn’t a scientist on Earth who would say what they’ve done is proportionate.’