Monthly Archives: November 2017

Ivey v Genting Casinos (UK) Ltd t/a Crockfords [2017] UKSC 67, No more Ghosh test- dishonesty is like an elephant- Victoria Shehadeh, Tenant


The Supreme Court has declared that the test from R v Ghosh [1982] QB 1053 should no longer be used when directing a jury on dishonesty. In a pithy judgment…

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Legal 500 awards for crime 2018


Chambers is pleased to announce that 2 Bedford Row has been nominated as UK Chambers of the year in crime for 2018, Jim Sturman QC and Richard Whittam QC are each…

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Acquittal in Drugs and firearms conspiracy trial


Ashraf Khan acted for ML in a 12 week multi handed drugs/firearms conspiracy trial. Allegations included the large scale supply or drugs and sawn off shots guns throughout the Midlands…

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Successful appeal clarifies the defence of insanity


Sam Thomas’ submissions were accepted by the Administrative Court (Irvin LJ; Knowles J), who indicated that the law, previously held as correct for twenty years, should no longer be followed…

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Chambers & Partners 2018 Rankings


The 2018 edition of the Chambers & Partners guide has been released and 2 Bedford Row received a total of 60 recommendations. As a set, Chambers was ranked as a…

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