News and events


Deception using a face veil in court; is this just scaremongering?

Date: 24 April 2015

Posted by: Yagmur Ekici

As a solicitor with an undergraduate degree in Psychology I am hugely interested in the current debate about whether the full face veil should be banned when giving evidence in...Read more


MPs back Bail Reform

Date: 23 March 2015

Posted by: Kate Goold

When Paul Gambaccini was told no further action would be taken against him in October 2014 and we issued a statement complaining of the lengthy period he had languished on...Read more


11 February 2015

“Compensation Culture” - behind the Daily Mail headlines

We’ve all read the Daily Mail headlines about so called “crazy” personal...Read more

29 January 2015

When Judges Disagree

When two senior judges cross swords over a fundamental constitutional  question we...Read more

23 January 2015

Pressure sores; yet another healthcare postcode lottery

Pressure sores are open wounds that form as a result of prolonged...Read more

22 January 2015

Unfair and unlawful: Courts deliver judgements on the Detained Fast Track Procedure

This article looks at the Detained Fast Track (DFT) Procedure and tracks...Read more

21 January 2015

21 January 2015

Guilty by Association: Draconian Guidance from the Department of Education

In October 2014 the Department of Education issued new Guidance to Schools...Read more

20 January 2015

Argue Better, Divorce Less

New Year blues! Divorce enquiries soaring – it’s a difficult time and...Read more

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