8th June - Law News

1626th Edition: LawNewsIndex is a UK based Law, Justice, Legislation & Rights related daily news & legal articles archive brought to you by TheLawMap

FOCUS OF THE DAY: Immigration tribunal fees hike may unlawfully discriminate. Fee increases will disproportionately affect BAME applicants, says president of the Law Society. The Law Society has criticised government plans to raise immigration and asylum tribunal fees, suggesting they could amount to unlawful discrimination. Full story - Solicitors Journal

Saturday Conversations on Law
Today's video story: Long lines at US airports have reignited a debate on the effectiveness of the Transportation Security Agency (TSA) that hires security screeners. Congress is holding a hearing on how to improve wait times and security - with some arguing that airports should switch to privatised screening companies.