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End Of The Day Round-Up

How to abuse people on Twitter and get away with it [The Guardian] Michael Douglas’s junkie son persuaded lawyer to sneak drugs into prison in her bra [Mail Online] The law behind the “Plebgate” row: What powers do the Downing Street police actually have? [New Statesman] Instagram denies having right to sell users’ photos [BBC… Read more »

Morning Round-Up: Tuesday 20 November

Clarke’s secret courts belong in a repressive regime and undemocratic society warn lawyers [Mail Online] Sally Bercow in legal hot water AGAIN after she breaches court order by naming schoolgirl in a child abduction case [The Independent] David Petraeus hires top lawyer as his lover goes home [Evening Standard] UK Tour Report #10: Professor de… Read more »

Morning Round-Up: Monday 5 November

Taxi for the billable hour… [Clerkingwell] A solution to the prisoners’ votes problem [The Law Horse] UK Scrabble championship won by solicitor from Belfast [The Guardian] Riverview law chief slams traditional law firms [Management Today] David Allen Green ranked 58th in The Independent On Sunday’s Pink List of most influential LGBT people [Independent on Sunday]… Read more »

Morning Round-Up: Wednesday 12 September

More than 200 schools have CCTV in toilets and changing rooms [The Telegraph] Postmortem reveals QC Paul McBride died from undiagnosed heart condition [Daily Record] A question of bias: Matt Evans of Prisoners Advice Service on judicial bias, MegaUpload, Trayvon Martin & Pinochet [Justice Gap] Judge: Travellers are Neanderthals [The Sun] Journalism: shrinking even faster… Read more »

Morning Round-Up: Monday 10 September

‘Litigation culture’ is making Britain less safe, says report [The Independent] It really DIDN’T fit: Furious lawyers dismiss claims they tampered with glove in OJ Simpson trial [Mail Online] The courage of Judge Peter Bowers [New Statesman] The verdict in the case of softie Judge Peter Bowers is unanimous [The Sun] Son of High Court… Read more »

Morning Round-Up: Friday 29 June

Earl of Cardigan accused of beating up 11 New Square Chambers clerk John Moore – Mail Online Law student jailed for five-and-a-half years for conspiracy to smuggle cocaine – Northampton Chronicle & Echo Move from troubled criminal Bar to CPS looks increasingly like a step up – The Guardian Senior lawyer in ‘Sweet Child O’… Read more »

Morning Round-Up: Monday 21 May

Lawyers ‘told doctors to exaggerate crash injuries’ – The Telegraph Citizens Advice Bureau launches probe into one of its lawyers – Daily Record In these barren times, we must look after our hard-pressed lawyers and talent show judges – Daily Mail In praise of…Silk – The Guardian Newcastle solicitor lived high life after £1m fraud… Read more »

Morning Round-Up: Monday 30 April

Trainee lawyer probed by police over threats is convicted robber – Daily Record Is Robert Jay QC the star of Leveson? – BBC ‘He’, ‘she’ – it’s all the same to the family ‘expert’ – The Telegraph Law student charged with wounding uni mates – Gloucestershire Echo Cheating solicitor guilty of fraud – Kingsbridge Today

Morning Round-Up: Friday 30 March

Lindsay Lohan can’t contain her joy as she hugs lawyer during her final hearing – The Mirror Fire chiefs slammed by report into death of lawyer who fell down mine shaft – Daily Record SRA bids to increase its power to fine law firms – from £2,000 to £250m – Legal Futures Rapist jailed after… Read more »