10th May - Law News

Edition 4518: 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: The Afghan journalists working in exile from the Taliban

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
  • 'Sarcastic' district judge warned by JCIO for shouting at legal representative in family hearing | Law Gazette
  • County court has “borne brunt” of court reform failure - Legal Futures
  • ‘Countries are now forced to confront it’: Rise in #Chinese espionage arrests alarms Europe. Increase in cases reflects changing mood across continent towards Chinese threats, say experts
  • In depth: SFO chief Nick Ephgrave on his vision for the enforcement body | Law Gazette
  • Hundreds of potentially trafficked children ‘abandoned by Home Office’: 1,871 possible trafficking or modern slavery victims left open to exploitation after falling out of UK system, FoI data reveals
  • Pupillage providers using blind recruitment “are less diverse” - Legal Futures
  • More than 30 criminals have been jailed after police cracked their encrypted text messages and uncovered a violent feud over stolen drugs. Crime bosses in the Huyton Firm had planned to murder the men they thought had taken more than £1m of cocaine