Your weekly update from the Law Society’s public affairs team on all the latest developments and debates in Parliament and across Whitehall.
We stand in solidarity with people in Ukraine following the Russian Federation’s illegal invasion of the country. Lawyers in the UK have set up pro bono initiatives to lend their support.
We've responded to the announcement of measures to be included in the forthcoming Bill of Rights.
Lubna Shuja, vice president of the Law Society, appeared on Newsnight on Friday 17 June. She discussed what’s next for the Rwanda policy and the importance of the role of lawyers.
We’re gravely concerned about the situation in Afghanistan, and all those working in the Afghan justice system who now face a perilous future as the Taliban takes power.