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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.
Alexandra Cardenas looks at the Autumn statement and Justice Select Committee's annual report.
The speech given by Richard Atkinson to the Police National Federation 21 September
In the first of a five-part series on the legal ramifications of Brexit, Catherine Dixon explains why we must retain the European arrest warrant.
We remind defence practitioners of the statutory defence for clients charged with false immigration document offences.
The senior presiding judge has asked that the PTPH form be reviewed an has requested feedback.
The Law Society is being consulted on the terms of the Criminal Legal Aid Contract 2017.
The Ministry of Justice seeks responses from civil and criminal practitioners to a pre-consultation questionnaire on remuneration for contempt proceedings.
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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