3047th Edition: LawNewsIndex is a UK based legal news & articles archive since 2011 focusing on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Legislation, Litigation, Legal Ethics, Human Rights & Social Justice issues.
Today's Video Focus: Prominent human rights lawyers in India say the country's police are acting like brutal criminals, while enforcing the strict coronavirus lockdown. With social media awash with videos of alleged police abuse, India's Supreme Court and the national government are being urged to take action.
Focus of the Day Article: Seven of the eight frontline regulators have “confirmed their continued commitment” to the Legal Choices website, despite the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) no longer wanting to run it. The consumer-facing website helps people to identify their legal needs and navigate the sector, and is managed operationally by the SRA, with decisions made by all the legal regulators – or at least it was until the Bar Standards Board (BSB) controversially pulled its funding last year. Full story - Legal Futures
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