Obiter

  • Lucy Frazer
    News

    Roadshow and tell

    25 June 2018

    A month ago, Obiter pointed out that HMCTS could perhaps do more to get its story straight.

  • Memory lane
    News

    Memory lane 25 June 2018

    25 June 2018

    A walk down the Gazette’s memory lane.

  • Law Rocks! at 100 Club: Totally Without Merit
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    Gallery: Law Rocks! at the 100 Club

    22 June 2018

    Battle of the legal bands gets legendary London venue jumping.

  • Rosie Williams Love Island
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    Solicitor Rosie closes her Love Island argument on Adam

    20 June 2018

    The good news is she’s still in it. The bad news is she’s suffered heartbreak.

  • Gauke in cricket whites landscape
    News

    Nothing Gauke-ward about a legal match

    18 June 2018

    Lord chancellor leads a select XI against his neighbouring MP - who has a solicitor in the line-up.

  • Memory lane
    News

    Memory lane 18 June 2018

    18 June 2018

    A walk down the Gazette’s memory lane.

  • Phillip Lee UK Parliament Official Portraits https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
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    Minister quits out of the Blue

    18 June 2018

    Obiter feels for soft-Tory thinktank Bright Blue. It teamed up last week with the Equality and Human Rights Commission to present an agenda-setting conference ‘Fighting for Freedom: Conservatism, human rights and discrimination’.

  • World cup england gareth southgate harry kane
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    And so it begins…

    18 June 2018

    The World Cup is upon us, meaning a month of early finishes and web browsers quickly minimised whenever the boss walks past. Luckily, England games fall in the evening or at the weekend, so absenteeism should not be the problem it was in previous tournaments. But with 5,500 foreign lawyers ...

  • Sailing Mermaid class
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    Legal life on the ocean wave

    18 June 2018

    Solicitors pitted their sailing skills against architects, barristers and MPs in the annual outing of the Law Society Yacht Club. The regatta featured races between classic 26-foot Mermaid-class keelboats operated by the Sea View Yacht Club on the Isle of Wight.

  • Lady Hale
    News

    Hale, the primary school hero

    15 June 2018

    An access to justice charity wants to publish an illustrated children's book about the Supreme Court president.