3rd May - Law News

Edition 4511: 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: How Aid Groups in Gaza Coordinated With IDF, but Still Came Under Fire

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
  • #Iran's judiciary has filed charges against "a number of journalists and activists" after the publication of a BBC report alleging men working for the security forces sexually assaulted and killed a 16-year-old protester
  • Digitising probate without new rules “an expensive mistake” - Legal Futures
  • An extreme body modification website made nearly £300,000 showing its 22,000 subscribers procedures including the removal of male genitals, a court has heard. Marius Gustavson and others carried out multiple mutilations on his "eunuch-maker" site
  • A farmer is being questioned on suspicion of murder and attempted murder over the shooting of two men during a burglary in Derbyshire
  • From Colombia to Syria justice is possible for survivors of sexual violence in war
  • #Israeli army war crimes: CCTV footage, information about the movements of Israel's military, witness testimony & detailed investigation of the scene, including taking measurements, combine to reveal evidence suggesting serious human rights violations
  • Protesters are being pulled away from a coach in south London after they surrounded it over concerns that asylum seekers are being transferred to the Bibby Stockholm barge in Dorset. The police rushed to reports of protesters near a hotel in Peckham