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    Pitch battle down under

    7 December 2015

    Solicitors fly out to Australia this month for the fifth staging of the Lawyers’ Cricket World Cup 

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    High Court pioneer

    30 November 2015

    Bobbie Cheema-Grubb QC first Asian woman to sit on High Court bench.

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    Silence for Paris victims

    23 November 2015

    Lawyers in Brussels among those across Europe who held minutes of silence for the victims of Paris terrorist attacks.

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    Lawyers on Remembrance Day

    16 November 2015

    Lawyers from the Army and RAF legal departments collected for the Royal British Legion.

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    Seeing in the new legal year

    5 October 2015

    A series of events took place last week to mark the Opening of the Legal Year, one of the most celebrated days in the legal calendar.

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    Chinese lawyers held

    20 July 2015

    China has detained dozens of lawyers, including prominent human rights defenders, prompting worldwide protest.

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    Modern major general

    13 July 2015

    Brigadier Susan Ridge will become the first woman to reach general officer rank in the British Army.

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    Firm serves up £25k

    29 June 2015

    Lancashire Disability Rackets Club has received sponsorship of £25,000 from specialist serious injury firm Serious Law.

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    Magna Carta for schools

    22 June 2015

    Veteran opinion pollster visited Chancery Lane last week to speak to junior lawyers about his project to take Magna Carta to schools.

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    Eritrea ‘torture’ exposed

    15 June 2015

    Sketches of allegedly routine torture procedures appear in a report by the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights on the Horn of Africa state of Eritrea.