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Speech by Richard Miller, Law Society head of justice, at a London Criminal Courts Solicitors' Association (LCCSA) meeting to discuss MoJ, LGFS and AGFS reform proposals.
Ministry of Justice plans to impose cuts of up to £30 million on criminal defence solicitors have been condemned today by the Law Society.
The Law Society responded to the MoJ’s announcement that it will proceed with piloting a digital process for dealing with certain offences.
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
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