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Ferguson: 31 arrested as huge show of force fails to quell unrest
Guardian

Mum faces court threat over cancer girl school absence
BBC

Grayling denies prison service crisis as inmate numbers rise
Guardian

Monday morning with Alex Williams' cartoons
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Baby removed from mother at birth: a look at reporting restrictions orders.
Halsbury Law Exchange

Man Drives Into Pool As Flip Flops Get Tangled
Sky

Posted on August 22, 2014 at 11:59 by Editorial Team · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Drunken A&E patients may be charged, says Northern Ireland minister
Guardian

A British man who had carried out a probe for drugs firm GlaxoSmithKline in China has been jailed for breaking privacy laws.
SKY News

Three French builders who stumbled across 16 gold bars and gold coins worth £700,200 while working on a house in Normandy to stand trial for keeping the trove without telling the owners.
Guardian

Monday morning with Alex Williams' cartoons
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Abolishing prison sentences for drug users: sensible or a step too far?
Halsbury's Law Exchange

Deckchairs expand with the nation's waist-lines
Guardian

Posted on August 15, 2014 at 13:59 by Editorial Team · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Derek Grant used an iPhone app to trace his son's mugger then stabs him to death in a knife fight, court hears.
Telegraph

Family hears judge say victim statements make 'no difference'
BBC

F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone offers £60m settlement to end German bribery trial
Guardian

An academic point
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The Sun just keeps getting it wrong on human rights
UK Human Rights Blog

Taxi driver disguised in wig, bra, pleads guilty to fleecing customers
C News

Posted on August 7, 2014 at 14:58 by Editorial Team · Permalink · Comments Closed
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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
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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

Posted on July 31, 2014 at 08:46 by Editorial Team · Permalink · Comments Closed
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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
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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

Posted on July 24, 2014 at 15:33 by Editorial Team · Permalink · Comments Closed
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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
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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

Posted on July 18, 2014 at 11:05 by Editorial Team · Permalink · Comments Closed
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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
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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

Posted on July 11, 2014 at 13:20 by Editorial Team · Permalink · Comments Closed
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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
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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
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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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