September 17, 2021

Prince Phillip’s will to remain sealed for 90 years

Industry News by Jacob Murray

The President of the Family Division, Andre McFarlane has ordered that the will of Prince Phillips be sealed for 90 years. The Judgement also noted that Prince Phillips is the […]

September 16, 2021

Policing bill could widen racial inequality

Industry News by Jacob Murray

A new policing bill which is being debated in parliament this week could widen racial disparity according to experts. Experts have said it would cause frontline professionals to betray the […]

September 15, 2021

Court fees to increase in line with inflation

Industry News by Jacob Murray

Article 7 of the Court Fees (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act 2021 will increase some fees in line with inflation from 30th September 2021. Some of the fees that will be increased […]

September 9, 2021

NHS Whistleblower wins damages

Industry News by Jacob Murray

A child safeguarding expert who faced vilification after raising concerns over the safety of children undergoing surgery at a London NHS gender identity clinic has received £20,000 in damages at […]

September 6, 2021

Government committed to reform of Mental Health Act

Industry News by Jacob Murray

The Government remain committed to reforming the Mental health Act so that patients who may require treatment under the act have greater autonomy and control over the treatment they receive […]

August 26, 2021

Experts urge Home Office to concede in Afghan Tribunals

Industry News by Jacob Murray

Practitioners specialising in refugee protection and immigration work have urged the Home Office to concede on tribunal appeals of Afghan nationals that are waiting to be heard. In a joint […]

August 25, 2021

Government issue new strategy on adoption

Industry News by Jacob Murray

The Government state this new strategy “is set to improve adoption services in England by putting in place better recruitment across the country and removing any unnecessary delays, through more […]

August 24, 2021

Cross-Examination not as effective remotely study finds

Industry News by Jacob Murray

A study has found that aggressive cross-examination has the ‘edge taken off’ when taking place over video link and a lack of in-person preparation can damage the performance of legal […]

August 23, 2021

Judge makes appeal for return of child subject to care proceedings

Industry News by Jacob Murray

HHJ Wildblood QC, sitting as a Judge of the High Court in Bristol has asked the public and press to assist in the return of Knox Jefferies. The ten year […]

August 18, 2021

Police granted funding for domestic violence intervention schemes

Industry News by Jacob Murray

The Home Office has awarded £11.3 million to 25 Police and Crime Commissioners in a bid to tackle domestic abuse. The aim of the programmes will be to encourage behaviour […]