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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