Morning round-up: Wednesday 3 January

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The morning’s top legal affairs news stories

Brexit: Starmer to force vote on UK’s adoption of EU charter of rights [The Guardian]

Twitter blocks far-right leader as Germany tightens hate speech law [CNN]

Concern over role of TV cameras in court [The Scotsman]

Trump says US justice department part of ‘deep state’ and demands action against top Clinton aide Huma Abedin [The Independent]

Ukraine murder probe over lawyer Nozdrovska’s death [BBC News]

The latest comments from across Legal Cheek

Israel changes law to make it harder to cede Jerusalem control [Reuters]

Clifford Chance leadership team pockets £16m following strong year [Legal Business]

Former partner interrupts law firm holiday party and starts shooting [Above the Law]

Technology: Disrupting the law and lawyers — with Travers Smith [Legal Cheek Hub]

“Massive lol at relocating the Supreme Court to Middlesborough” [Legal Cheek Comments]