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HMCTS are hosting a free online event on video remand hearings from 13:00 to 14:00 on Thursday 27 September.
The Law Society has responded to the MoJ consultation on the impact of Part 2 of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012.
The Law Society has responded to the Law Commission's consultation on the law concerning search warrants.
From 1 October 2018 notice and grounds of appeal relating to appeals against conviction and sentence must be lodged directly with the Criminal Appeal Office.
I am acting in a criminal matter where the client is publicly funded and now wishes to change solicitor. What factors do I need to consider?
Law Society responds to Sentencing Council consultation on public order offences.
The High Court has backed a legal challenge by the Law Society to halt cuts that were heightening the looming crisis in the criminal justice system.
The Law Society has responded to the MoJ consultation 'Reconsideration of Parole Board decisions: creating a new and open system'.
MPs say shift in culture is needed to address police and prosecution authorites' failure to disclose evidence that led to miscarriages of justice.
The Law Society has responded to the Sentencing Council's draft Guideline for Breach Offences.
This training teaches how to advance a client’s case well whilst ensuring witnesses are not subjected to undue stress.
Our accreditation covers all types of criminal law work and supports practitioners to qualify to apply for inclusion on local duty solicitor rotas.
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