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Government revokes Brexit regulation after judicial review threat

2019-10-17T14:19:00+01:00By 5 comments

Public Law Project said unelected officials would have been able to amend laws without parliamentary oversight.

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Queen’s Speech: Johnson puts law and order issues at forefront

2019-10-14T11:48:00+01:00By 7 comments

Sentencing, domestic abuse and divorce all on the government’s notional agenda.

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Law Society spotlight: October’s Council meeting

14 October 20191 comments

A report from this month’s Law Society Council meeting.

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Final countdown?

14 October 2019By Melanie Newman

The date, terms and even certainty of the UK’s departure from the EU are all in doubt, but law firms can still do more to plan and prepare. Melanie Newman reports

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Leaving the EU: what you need to do now

14 October 2019By Simon Davis

Last-minute advice from the Law Society.

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‘Judges aren’t shrinking violets’ - SG relaxed about criticism

2019-09-30T15:21:00+01:00By John Hyde in Manchester11 comments

Michael Ellis QC also suggests the UK legal sector will benefit from leaving the European Union.

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'Novel and peculiar': Johnson's verdict on prorogation ruling

2019-09-30T10:51:00+01:00By 42 comments

Prime minister moots US-style vetting process for justices.

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No-deal is a bad deal for criminal justice

30 September 2019By Nick Vamos3 comments

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Supreme Court appointments may need MPs' approval - attorney general

2019-09-25T16:17:00+01:00By 66 comments

Government's top law officer says parliamentary scrutiny may be required post-Brexit.

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