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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
The owner of Topshop, Philip Green, insisting he was only indulging in banter as he denies sexual harassment and racist abuse of staff. The retail tycoon, identified as the businessman who obtained an injunction preventing the reporting of allegations ofRead more
The team examining the circumstances leading up to and surrounding last year’s fire at Grenfell Tower in west London has told campaigners that the public enquiry proceedings cannot be adversarial. Campaign and community groups Inquest, Grenfell United, Justice4Grenfell and RelativeRead more
According to figures published by the Crown Prosecution Service, the last year has seen modern day charging offences have risen by 27%. Further figures published show the number of convictions as almost the same as the previous year and downRead more
Two blocks of apartments in Manchester which were built with flammable cladding, need making firesafe at a cost of £3m. The owners of the apartments have been told that they will have to pay for the work following a rulingRead more
Expert witnesses have started to present evidence to the Grenfell Tower inquiry in Holborn, London. One day after the tragic Grenfell fire, the Prime Minister announced an enquiry, which killed 72 people and left many more injured and/or homeless; SirRead more
The right of a grandparent to see their grandchild after a divorce could become protected by law. The current law requires a relative to apply to the court for access rights and then for a Child Arrangement Order to beRead more
Thousands of EU nationals could be at risk of losing their status following Brexit, a new report has warned. Experts say that victims of domestic abuse, children and the elderly are among those who may lose their right to remainRead more