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  • James Morton
    News

    From defender to fraudster

    21 May 2018

    Edmund O’Connor, an Irish solicitor of 100 years ago, appeared for William Podmore at the 1928 inquest on Vivian Messiter.

  • Harry and megan
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    More Americans are coming

    21 May 2018

    Wombles have formed a ‘transatlantic lawyer network’.

  • warning
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    Hyde in plain sight

    21 May 2018

    In October, HMCTS chief Susan Acland-Hood noted that transparency, and more specifically ‘clear lines of sight and good accountability’, were among her guiding principles.

  • Sir James Munby
    News

    Choo-chooing to retirement

    21 May 2018

    Sir James Munby soon to retire.

  • Twitter icon on phone
    News

    Of tiffs and tweets

    14 May 2018

    Two of the biggest names in the legal Twitterati appear to have fallen out.

  • Rotary telephone
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    Off the hook

    14 May 2018

    Chancellor of the High Court couldn’t resist looking backwards as well as forwards in his Future of Law lecture.

  • The split
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    Split verdict

    14 May 2018

    BBC family law drama The Split has been attracting criticism from laywers.

  • Memory lane
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    Memory Lane

    14 May 2018

    A stroll down memory lane via the Gazette.

  • Crime scene
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    ​Later today: murder

    10 May 2018

    Today, a staged murder scene can be found at BPP Law School, Waterloo.

  • Google
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    Warby’s novel solution

    7 May 2018

    Justice Warby’s judgment in the landmark ‘right to be forgotten’ case against Google.