Tag: CPS

CPS: Quarter of pupil barristers quit after a year

Potential for 'better advocacy opportunities' elsewhere, report finds

Feb 21 2024 8:56am

Former Kingsley Napley senior partner becomes CPS boss

Stephen Parkinson starts role in November

Sep 14 2023 11:31am

New CPS chief turns up at Uxbridge Magistrates’ Court to spend morning prosecuting

Max Hill QC rolls up his sleeves and joins the front line

Nov 21 2018 1:09pm

Top QC who starred in courtroom docudrama to take over as head of CPS

Max Hill to replace Linklaters-bound Alison Saunders

Jul 24 2018 12:53pm

CPS solicitor who launched petition to stop Trump making UK state visit could face disciplinary action

Graham Guest’s online appeal has received over 1.8 million signatures

Feb 6 2017 1:33pm

The most error-strewn tweet announcing a new DPP ever?

Someone at “The Tomes” seems to have been in a little bit too much of...

Jul 23 2013 11:05am

Leaked CPS email details security breaches in robing room strewn with 999 tapes, confidential files and deodorant cans

Judging by an email leaked to us over the weekend, the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS)...

Apr 23 2013 12:40pm

End Of The Day Round-Up

Lawyers heckle fellow lawyers who have offered to defend men in India gang rape case...

Jan 8 2013 6:29pm

Think Twice Before You Press That Retweet Button

The bit from Keir Starmer QC’s speech at the LSE last night that got everyone...

Oct 25 2012 8:10am

Tweeting Like It’s 1984: Why Police’s Bright Idea To Ban Anonymous Bloggers Could Herald Orwellian Dystopia

Imagine a world where everything you say and write is stored indefinitely and attributable to...

Aug 17 2012 9:46am

Does The Criminal Bar Really Still Look Down On The CPS?

Whenever I write about the criminal Bar these days, I find myself thinking of that...

Jul 4 2012 2:37pm

Cycling QC Avenges Road Rage Torment

If there’s a moral to be taken from the legal news over the last couple...

Jan 24 2012 3:08pm

Barrister’s Error Sees Torturers Escape Jail

As the case of fake kidnap solicitor Francis Bridgeman (pictured) illustrates, lawyers sometimes make big,...

Jan 23 2012 5:07pm