Wednesday

16th January - Law News

2577th 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: This is the moment MPs voted resoundingly against the prime minister's Brexit deal by 432 votes to 202. We analyse what this could mean for Theresa May, the government and for the future of Brexit.


Focus of the Day Article:
Chartered legal executives operate on a par with solicitors and it is only “professional snobbery” stopping them from being part of the solution to many current systemic problems, their representative body has argued.
Full story - Legal Futures

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Tuesday

15th January - Law News

2576th 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: More than a third of Lebanon's population are refugees. Storm Norma's left many of their homes flooded. Refugees are now receiving emergency relief


Focus of the Day Article:
Four single mothers win high court benefits battle against DWP. Women succeed with action over ‘fundamental problem’ with universal credit system.
Full story - Guardian Law

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Monday

14th January - Law News

2575th 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: Thousands of protesters took to the streets of Nantes and Strasbourg on Saturday, as the 'Yellow Vest' demonstrations entered their ninth week.



Focus of the Day Article:
The Bar Council has published a video on the tragic story of Nicholas Harry’s struggle to fund legal representation for the inquest into the death of his 19-month old son, Sam, as part of a series on real-life examples of hardship caused by legal aid cuts.
Full story - New Law Journal

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