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Ministry of Justice (MoJ) figures have revealed that the majority of offenders who were put on electronic tags breached their curfews last year. Approximately 16,000 offenders were put on an electronic tag last year which obliged them to stay atRead more
A young lady was hit by a cyclist after she walked into the road whilst looking down at her mobile phone. She has subsequently won damages from the cyclist who hit her. The judge presiding over the case stated thatRead more
Peers and MP’s have warned that laws aimed at tackling money laundering carry too many loopholes and are “unenforceable”. Government Ministers have drawn up a list of foreign individuals and overseas businesses who own property in the UK and areRead more
With a history stretching back 800 years Cambridge University could issue an apology for historic racism. The current Vice-Chancellor has instigated an enquiry into how the institution benefited from funds generated from the slave trade. Hence researchers have begun assessingRead more
The technology firm Autonomy claimed that Tottenham Hotspur was an IT Company in order to increase the value of it’s own software business, according to statements made at the High Court. The business was sold for £8.4 billion to HewlettRead more
A wealthy barrister, who is currently suing Uber via a crowdfunding lawsuit, has been warned that he faces the likelihood that Uber can reclaim their legal costs against him, if he loses. The matter relates to a missing receipt forRead more
The Labour Party faced an awkward about turn on Monday 28th January with respect to the Governments immigration bill. Dianne Abbot said, “The Labour party is clear that when Britain leaves the single market, freedom of movement ends, and weRead more
Caroline Nokes, the immigration minister has told MP’s she is looking “very closely” at requests to end indefinite immigration detention. There are numerous cases of detainees being held for months and sometimes years because of the UK’s policy of havingRead more
Public Law Permission was granted today in respect of client’s unlawful detention claim for Judicial Review, Client is a national of Iraq and has been detained since October 2017 – failure of SSHD to act within their duty to actRead more
A doctor is the first medic to be prosecuted for breaching Dutch euthanasia laws after he slipped a sedative into a 74-year-old woman’s coffee before administering a lethal drug as a member of her family held her down. It isRead more