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Solicitor who attacked her own parents could face jail after fleecing Law Society out of £22,000 [The Journal]

British lawyer dies sandboarding in Namibia [The Telegraph]

UK court service apologises for publishing names online [BBC News]

Man had sex with a goat and he had to face his victim in court [BuzzFeed]

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Alcohol blamed for ex-solicitor’s “noose round his neck” text messages to stranger [This is The West Country]

Lord Sumption is right: legal activism devalues the demos [Spiked]

A High Court judge appears to have revealed when HTC plans to release its next flagship smartphone [BBC News]

Plebgate row police officer to sue Andrew Mitchell for libel [The Guardian]

Sculptor behind Lady Liberty of the Las Vegas Strip sues US government for stamp error [The Telegraph]

“A theatre actor who suddenly does two shows and a film, does not suddenly cease to become a theatre actor because they do other things” [Legal Cheek comments]

Heard in court [Facebook]