28th February - Law News

2620th 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: During her questioning of President Donald Trump's former personal attorney Michael Cohen, Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) suggested that Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) bringing a black woman who used to work for Trump to combat claims that the President is racist was itself racist.

Focus of the Day Article:
The judiciary has ducked the issue of banning fee recovery by paid McKenzie friends saying that is a matter for the government. A long-awaited consultation response published today instead suppports the production of a 'plain language guide' for the benefits of litigants in person and that practice guidance be updated.
Full story - The Law Society Gazette

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