She’s unlikely to survive post-election reshuffle
Liz Truss backs a fellow northerner for Lord Chief Justice position, weeks after she barred judiciary’s favourite candidate Leveson from applying
But will her love of Sir Ernest Ryder matter after the summer Cabinet reshuffle?
Apparently one Court of Appeal judge refused to stand up
Lawyers question whether his outburst was unprecedented
Bob Neill MP also discusses challenges facing legal profession and shares views on Brexit
‘There is no incentive for junior lawyers to qualify into criminal law’, says Junior Lawyers Division
And there will be even less incentive after MoJ pay reforms
Liz Truss altered the way payouts are calculated leaving insurers seething
Keith Vaz to older judges’ rescue?
Just a week after she handed High Court and Court of Appeal judges an 11% pay increase
One barrister said she shouldn’t be let out without a ‘carer’
Exclusive: Lord Chancellor’s speech was badly judged and has not gone down well with new QCs
It’s been a good week for the Ministry of Justice 👍
Damned if she does and damned if she doesn’t?
Justice Secretary figure of ridicule once more as she tells MPs barking dogs help deter drones from prisons
“Another Liz Truss classic”
A sneak peak into the working week of our embattled Lady Justice
Constitutional law academics speak out on claims Liz Truss has broken the law by not sticking up for Brexit judges
Lord Judge said she breached her statutory duty, but do the professors agree?
Lord Chancellor’s week goes from bad to worse
Legal profession takes centre stage in constitutional crisis as Liz Truss left exposed
Katie King and Tom Connelly go below the line and respond to the readers
Lawyers disappointed with Liz Truss’ radical ‘Transforming Our Justice System’ paper, which doesn’t mention legal aid once
£1 billion cash injection for modernisation of courts, zilch for legal aid
Seems she hasn’t impressed in her first two months as Justice Secretary
Brexit fails to win reprieve for HRA
But top QC claims she is NOT the first woman to hold the prestigious title
And some ask whether Liz Truss just a career politician