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Victims of spam message companies could find it easier to win compensation under plans backed by the Information Commissioner's Office
Telegraph

Right to be forgotten is unworkable, say peers
Guardian

HSBC bank has written to Finsbury Park Mosque and other Muslim organisations in the UK to tell them that their accounts will be closed.
BBC

Big wigs, law suits and custard
BabyBarista Blog.
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House of Lords inquiry into social media offences - what the report really says
Halsbury's Law Exchange

UK to allow driverless cars on public roads
BBC

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FGM summit: Parents to be prosecuted under new measures
BBC

A47 Terrington St John road death woman 'was pushed'
BBC

Tulisa Contostavlos trial collapses as judge criticises Sun's Mazher Mahmood
Guardian

Book recommendation: Politics of the Judiciary by J. A. G. Griffith
BabyBarista Blog.
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Britain's commitment to human rights is in severe peril (Sadiq Khan)
Guardian

Daft driver who pulled over because dashboard said 'Fire'... before realising it was actually a song by Adele he was listening to
Daily Mail

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Synthetic cannabis 'not medicinal', EU top court says
BBC

Scottish tuition fees for English students could be illegal under independence, lawyers warn
Telegraph

I blame the jelly, says manager of nursery where toddler choked to death
Telegraph

Book recommendation: The Cuckoo's Calling (Cormoran Strike) by Robert Galbraith
BabyBarista Blog.
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Revenge p--n - are we in need of stronger laws?
Halsbury's Law Exchange

Dad's Desert Trek To Make Daughter A Princess
Sky

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Children's homes were 'supply line' for p--dophiles, says ex-minister
Guardian

Airport security: you won't fly to the US if your mobile phone battery is dead
Telegraph

Fifa partner's CEO Ray Whelan arrested over ticket scam
BBC

Hearing voices
BabyBarista Blog.
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Another "Bedroom Tax" Challenge Fails
UK Human Rights Blog

Fossils dug up at airport may be largest flying bird ever found
Guardian

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Free DNA tests piloted in family courts to clear up paternity disputes
Guardian

Rolf Harris: entertainer, artist and s-xual abuser, could die in jail
Telegraph

Flexible working extended to all employees in UK
Guardian

Weekend video: Ray Kurzweil: Get ready for hybrid thinking
BabyBarista Blog.
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Should prisoners have the right to vote?
Halsbury's Law Exchange

Giant Jellyfish Spotted In Cornwall Estuary
Sky

Posted on July 4, 2014 at 09:42 by Editorial Team · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Judge jails 'worst car thief he has ever seen'
Telegraph

Judicial review in Devonport dredge dump row
BBC

Offenders caught with knife a second time could face six months in jail
Guardian

Weekend video: Lord Bingham - The Rule of Law
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"Europe needs the Convention and Europe needs the Court"
UK Human Rights Blog

Police stop tractor in rush hour traffic on M6
Telegraph

Posted on June 26, 2014 at 14:06 by Editorial Team · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Selection of journalists to attend terror trial raises fears over press freedom
Guardian

Families sue Australia over Christmas Island deaths
BBC

Jim Clark Rally crash: Scotland's top law officer says criminal prosecutions not ruled out
Telegraph

Book recommendation: A Good Man in Africa by William Boyd
BabyBarista Blog.
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Secret trials - a threat to justice?
Halsbury's Law Exchange

Sea Dog Rescued From Floating Log Off NZ Coast
Sky

Posted on June 20, 2014 at 14:05 by Editorial Team · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Secret trial plan for English court.
BBC News

Internet users cannot be sued for browsing the web, ECJ rules.
Guardian

Supreme Court 'village green' ruling.
Law Society Gazette

BabyBarista story.
BabyBarista Blog.
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Disabled applicant not entitled under Article 8 to specific care needs.
UK Human Rights Blog

Man covered in bees breaks world record for most bees covering a man.
Metro

Posted on June 13, 2014 at 15:30 by Editorial Team · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Mother who force fed baby to death wins 'family life' appeal to stay in Britain.
Telegraph

Professionals who do legal work for gangsters face prosecution under new offence.
Independent

Transport for London seeks legal ruling on Uber car-hire software.
Guardian

Monday morning with Alex Williams' cartoons.
BabyBarista Blog.
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Our advance directives about how we should die should be respected - Court of Protection.
UK Human Rights Blog

Asda's England Flag 'Looks Like KKK Costume'.
Sky News

Posted on June 5, 2014 at 15:20 by Editorial Team · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Courts to issue tougher sentences to convicted fraudsters from October.
Independent

Leading city lawyer took own life after tax investigation.
Telegraph

Fraud trial legal aid ruling overturned by appeal court.
Guardian

Monday morning with Alex Williams' cartoons.
BabyBarista Blog.
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Supreme Court clarifies effect of deportation orders on indefinite leave.
Halsbury's Law Exchange

Buddhist monk makes footprints in wooden floorboards through 20 years of prayer.
Metro

Posted on May 30, 2014 at 10:47 by Editorial Team · Permalink · Comments Closed
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