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Disclosure applications for victim’s confidential medical records in criminal trials

Date: 10 April 2014

Posted by: Saimo Chahal

It is not unusual for either the defendant or the CPS to make an application for a witness summons seeking disclosure of a victim’s sensitive and private medical records in...Read more


Hillsborough Inquest

Date: 8 April 2014

Posted by: Saimo Chahal

The Hillsborough Inquest started on 31 March 2014, just under 25 years after  the major tragedy on 15 April 1989 at the Sheffield Wednesday football ground resulting in the deaths...Read more


28 March 2014

What do human rights supporters have to learn from footballers?

Much has been spoken and written about human rights and Strasbourg from...Read more

Posted by Jamie Potter



25 March 2014

Liberties without justice

The assault on justice began when Tony Blair promised to improve the...Read more

Posted by Jules Carey

Tags justice 


7 March 2014

Crown Court ruling on the niqaab

At a preliminary hearing last year on 12 September 2013 at Blackfriars...Read more

18 November 2013

31 October 2013

Ed Balls covers up mistakes in dismissing Baby P Chief

It was interesting to read about Ed Balls’ ‘outrage’ at the pay-off...Read more

Posted by Shah Qureshi



22 April 2013

Why “Shares for Rights” is a Disaster for Businesses

George Osborne’s plan to allow employers to “buy out” workers’ rights with...Read more

6 March 2013

Is Post Termination Victimisation Prevented by the Equality Act 2010?

In Rowstock Ltd v Jessemey [2012] UKEAT 0112_12_0503, the EAT yesterday made...Read more

10 August 2012


On 11 July 2012 two members of a traveller family were jailed...Read more

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