Morning round-up: Friday 20 June

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By Thomas Connelly on

The morning’s top legal news stories and social media posts.

NewspapersLondon courts revealed as having the lowest rape conviction rates in the country [Evening Standard]

Iran doles out prison sentences to tech bloggers, or “enemy cyber activists” [Mashable]

Rolf Harris trial: Jury starts deliberations [BBC News]

Aspirations of professional babysitter role dashed by judge [Twitter]

Murder trial delayed because of dental abscess [Nottingham Post]

Lawyer, 70, to “retrain as doctor” [Leicester Mercury]

The six mates, including a lawyer, give up their day jobs to travel across America in a school bus [Mail Online]

Cleary pay soars even higher with new pay rises [RollOnFriday]

Suspect allegedly tags San Diego courtroom during his graffiti hearing [Los Angeles Times]

Wife of US judge pleads guilty to poisoning him []

Heard in court [Facebook]

“Niteowl and Uncle Solicitor appear not to realise that solicitors have worn wigs and gowns in Court for the last 6 years” [Legal Cheek Comments]