6th November - Law News

Edition 4332: LawNewsIndex is a UK based daily legal news archive on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Jurisprudence, Legislation, Litigation, Legal Ethics & Human Rights since 2011.

Today's Highlighted Video Story: Israeli forces have arrested Ahed Tamimi, a prominent 22-year-old Palestinian activist, for “inciting terrorism”. They announced the arrest on Monday following another round of overnight raids and fighting in the occupied West Bank. Violence has been spilling over into the territory since the start of the Israel-Hamas war last month. 

Focus of the Day Legal News:Criminal barristers in Northern Ireland are to stage a one-day strike on Friday 17 November 2023 in an escalating dispute over delays in legal aid payments. Full story - Scottish Legal News  
A selection of important developments in the world of law and justice (for a comprehensive look at the news and events, please visit @theLawMap Twitter feed):

Saturday Conversations on Law
  • London go-to destination for commercial disputes, report finds - Legal Cheek
  • A rebel group holding Luis Diaz's father hostage has demanded "security guarantees" before his release. The National Liberation Army said the ongoing military and police search "will delay the release and increase the risks", #Colombian media reported
  • IBA's human rights institute calls for ceasefire in Israel-Hamas conflict | Law Gazette
  • Clydes lawyer swims from Spain to Morocco in charity challenge - Legal Cheek
  • Government should clarify the future of litigation funding | Law Gazette
  • Legal profession dominates latest social mobility rankings  - Legal Cheek
  • Why #Israel wants to erase context and history in the war on Gaza. The dehistoricisation of what is happening helps Israel pursue genocidal policies in Gaza