7th May - Law News

Edition 4515: 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 far right are on the march in Germany and the anti-immigrant Alternative for Germany (AfD) has become the most popular party in several states.

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
  • 'Dine and dash' solicitor struck off by SDT | Law Gazette https://rb.gy/qi8esl
  • Border Force is "currently experiencing a nationwide issue" leading to disruption, several UK airports said. Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Birmingham and Manchester airports all confirmed a Border Force problem was affecting passport control e-gates https://rb.gy/0na49o
  • Toronto police have said a security guard was shot overnight outside the home of #Canadian rapper Drake. Police said suspects in a vehicle shot the guard at the corner of the Park Lane Circle mansion around 02:00 EDT (06:00 GMT) on Tuesday https://t.co/G70YnqZuM0
  • Vulnerable patients held in isolation for years | Law Gazette https://rb.gy/m2e2r2
  • The government suspects #China was behind the hack of an armed forces payroll system. The Defence Secretary will not identify a specific culprit when he addresses MPs, but is expected to warn of the dangers posed by cyber espionage from hostile states https://shorturl.at/BGHIQ
  • Post Office Horizon Inquiry: Former Post Office solicitor Jarnail Singh returns to give more evidence | Law Gazette https://rb.gy/jqnvfh
  • Neurodiversikey survey: Neurodivergent lawyers let down across legal sector | Law Gazette https://rb.gy/41n4cf