Monthly Archives: November 2020

Acquittal in food safety prosecution

Jim Sturman QC and his junior (instructed by Angharad Reynolds of Clyde and Co) made an application to dismiss in a food safety case on the basis that the expert…

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Christine Agnew QC, Leader of the South Eastern Circuit

We are delighted to confirm that Christine has been appointed Leader of the South Eastern Circuit for 2021.

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Anand Beharrylal QC to speak as a panellist for King’s College London Bar and Mooting Society

Anand Beharrylal QC is to speak as a panellist for the King’s College London Bar and Mooting Society on their Life at the Criminal Bar Panel on 10th November 2020…

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Rhys Rosser successfully opposes imposition of Slavery and Trafficking Risk Order

Rhys Rosser, instructed by Harsha Rupasinghe and Robin Younghusband of Lloyds PR Solicitors, has successfully opposed an application by the Metropolitan Police Commissioner to impose a Slavery and Trafficking Risk…

Category: Cases |

A New Sentencing Code by Alex Davidson, pupil barrister at 2 Bedford Row and former lawyer at the Law Commission

The Sentencing Act 2020 will come into force on 1 December 2020, and with it will come a new Sentencing Code. The Sentencing Code will consolidate provisions relating to sentencing…

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Social work England – Fitness to Practise Proceedings

Victoria Shehadeh has produced a guide to the regulatory procedure of Social Work England in partnership with Lexis Nexis. It is designed to be a simple, user-friendly guide for legal…

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