Morning round-up: Thursday 15 June

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The morning’s top legal affairs news stories

Supreme court rules UK system for deporting foreign criminals unlawful [The Guardian]

Council ‘threatened blogger with legal action’ over Grenfell Tower warnings [Metro]

I battled to stop it happening again… no one listened: Solicitor who represented bereaved families after the 2009 Camberwell fire on how this tragedy should have been prevented [Mail Online]

Remains of Quindell hit with £637m legal claim over law division sale [The Telegraph]

Fake law firm fined for unlawfully obtaining personal information [The Global Legal Post]

Former Barclays lawyer named U.K. Treasury’s Economic Secretary [Bloomberg Politics]

Money Diary: 22-year-old student on 6k living in Sheffield [Refinery 29]

How good was your GDL? Take the Legal Cheek 60 second survey [Legal Cheek]

Apply at attend: Commercial Awareness Question Time: Inside the acquisition of Visa Europe — with Macfarlanes [Legal Cheek Hub]

“This will absolutely change how firms recruit, and it will also change the length of tenure of graduates in law. We will see (hopefully) more career changers from other professions too.” [Legal Cheek comments]

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