Morning round-up: Thursday 3 October

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The Daniel Cleaver Cleave-Off [Your Barrister Boyfriend]

UK’s most senior judge Lord Neuberger ducks question on whether Muslim barristers can wear veils [The Express]

Law firms fear business will slow because of US government shutdown [Reuters]

Give axe murderers the vote, says judge: Britain’s man in Strasbourg tells MPs to back down [Mail Online]

Lord Neuberger praises the Daily Mail for exposing the secret jailing of a woman for trying to take her father out of a care home [Mail Online]

“You want a quote? Byron or Shakespeare?” How law firms fail to convert telephone enquiries [Legal Futures]

Judge slams Crown Prosecution Service [North Devon Journal]