Wednesday

19th June - Law News

2730th Edition: LawNewsIndex is a UK based news & legal articles archive focusing on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Legislation, Legal Ethics, Human Rights & Social Justice issues.

Today's Video Focus: In Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is about to announce whether a thousand kilometre oil pipeline will go ahead. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) The decision over the Trans Mountain Pipeline is putting his green credentials to the test as his government recently released a report that found Canada's climate was warming twice as quickly as any other country in the world.



Focus of the Day Article:
The Law Commission has rejected pleas from the legal profession to narrow the rule that all criminal activity that generates funds or other property is caught by the anti-money laundering regime.
Full story - Legal Futures

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Tuesday

18th June - Law News

2729th Edition: LawNewsIndex is a UK based news & legal articles archive focusing on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Legislation, Legal Ethics, Human Rights & Social Justice issues.

Today's Video Focus: Hundreds of thousands of Muslims in China - possibly millions - are being held in vast secure facilities, even though they've committed no crime nor faced any trial. The BBC has been given rare access to some of the sprawling complexes in the western region of Xinjiang. People there have apparently been detained for months or even years - simply for wearing a veil, praying frequently, or just communicating with relatives overseas.



Focus of the Day Article:
Judge orders public inquiry into abuse claims at immigration removal centre. Ruling says G4S staff involved in Brook House allegations can be compelled to give evidence.
Full story - Guardian Law

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Monday

17th June - Law News

2728th Edition: LawNewsIndex is a UK based news & legal articles archive focusing on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Legislation, Legal Ethics, Human Rights & Social Justice issues.

Today's Video Focus: Yellow Vests protesters are hitting the street for the 31st week in a row in Paris on Saturday, June 15, over the French government’s policies.



Focus of the Day Article:
The criminal justice system is on the brink of collapse, a major Law Society report has concluded.
Full story - New Law Journal

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