1st March - Law News

2621st 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: Fran has been to prison four times for a range of drug and driving offences. She is one of a growing number of women ending up behind bars in Australia. In fact, there are now more women in Australian jails than ever before. Once women are released from jail, they are now more likely to reoffend because of the difficulties they face getting housing and employment. In this investigation, Four Corners follows Fran as she adjusts to life on the outside, navigating the challenges of finding work and accommodation with a criminal record.

Focus of the Day Article:
The UK legal services market was valued at £35.1bn in 2018, increasing by 6.3 per cent at current prices on the previous year. When inflation is taken into account then market value increased by 3.7 per cent. The findings come from the 9th annual edition of the UK Legal Services Market Trends Report.
Full story -The Global Legal Post

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