Saturday

29th April - Law News

1950th 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 story: Five times a dictator: He's ruled Uganda for 31 years. With five presidential terms in office, Yoweri Museveni is surrounded by controversies related to freedom of speech, human rights, allegations of nepotism, and even the killing of Ugandan citizens. But President Museveni claims Uganda is one of the most democratic countries in the world and that he is leading his people out of poverty and to an even better future.


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A special set of photographs taken at the #SaveWomanbyStreet rally in Cardiff where music fans marched through the city to show to the council that the historic musical heritage of Cardiff that is attached to this street must be preserved and property developers must not be allowed to build flats and hotels. Photos courtesy of Taz Rahman, Cardiff based wedding and events photographer (website: www.amonochromedream.com):
















Friday

28th April - Law News

1949th 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 story: A rare glimpse inside a typical North Korean apartment and shows an insight into everyday life.


Focus of the day story: The criminal defence community faces an anxious wait to find out if it has to absorb further legal aid fee cuts, a practitioner group has confirmed. After contacting the Ministry of Justice and Legal Aid Agency, the Criminal Law Solicitors’ Association says the government will not issue its response to consultations on reforming graduated fee schemes for advocates and litigators until after the 8 June general election. Full story - The Law Society Gazette


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Thursday

27th April - Law News

1947th 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 story: UK government must publish pollution plans before election. A High Court judge has ordered the British government to publish its plans on tackling air pollution by May 9.


Focus of the day story:  One in four solicitors receiving SBA funding have poor mental health. Poor health and financial problems linked in a vicious circle. Full story - Solicitors Journal


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