13th July - Law News

1660th 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:  UK's top judge bangs the drum for reform of the criminal law. To ensure the rule of law is upheld, the lord chief justice has called for a new criminal code to clarify and simplify criminal law in England and Wales. Full story - Solicitors Journal

Saturday Conversations on Law
Today's video story: When Philando Castile was recently killed by a police officer in Minnesota, a young girl was a witness to the shooting. This raises the question - what do she and the next generation of black Americans face as the country grapples with racial strife?