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The closure of two more courts in London risks putting the justice system out of reach for many people in the capital.
The Law Society has responded to the MoJ's consultation on driving offences and penalties.
The Judicial Appointments Commission (JAC) is launching a selection exercise for recorders on 1 February.
The Law Society has responded to HM Treasury's consultation on the process for monetary penalties for breaches of financial sanctions.
The Law Society's response to the Sentencing Council’s consultation about its draft guideline for sentencing for breach offences.
The Law Society has responded to the Sentencing Council's consultation.
Six solicitor advocates were included in today's Queen's Counsel appointments
The Law Society has responded to the Law Commission's consultation on reforming misconduct in public office.
Senior criminal barristers look set to enjoy a New Year pay hike at the expense of more junior colleagues.
Chancellor of the exchequer Philip Hammond delivered his 'first and last' Autumn Statement yesterday, which will be replaced by a Spring Statement from 2018.
A practical guide to making a compensation claim for victims of violent crime.
Our accreditation covers all types of criminal law work and supports practitioners to qualify to apply for inclusion on local duty solicitor rotas.
This guide explains how the Criminal Finances Act will affect your clients’ businesses.
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