Serious Crime

Qc or not QC

 4th Apr 2018  News

Do I Need a QC?   We are often asked questions about QCs, most probably because the image of leading barristers has been epitomised over the years in leading television dramas such as Silk and Kavanagh QC, it is t... Read more

What Happens in Rome, May Not Stay in Rome

 20th Feb 2018  News

What Happens in Rome, May Not Stay in Rome   Most people know that if you commit a criminal offence in the UK, the police will record details of that offence and any subsequent sentence so that it is revealed duri... Read more

Doctors In The Dock

 8th Feb 2018  News

Doctors in the Dock   Many in the medical profession are up in arms following a recent High Court case involving Dr Bawa-Garba (General Medical Council v Bawa-Garba [2018] EWHC 76 (Admin).   The case follow... Read more

The Prosecutor in Your Pocket

 17th Jan 2018  News

The Prosecutor in Your Pocket   We are all aware that we live in a surveillance society. CCTV cameras can record our movements around large towns and cities, and many homes now have them installed for protection.... Read more

Liar-The truth will out

 18th Sep 2017  News

LIAR? Liar, ITV's new 6-part drama, is gripping the nation, with people already reaching conclusions as to whether Laura, played by the actress Joanne Froggatt (better known for her role as Anna Bates in Downton Abbey)... Read more

Terrorism

 Jan 2017  Case Studies

Regina – v – AOK & Others – Woolwich Crown Court Operation Overt was the codename given to the surveillance operation mounted by police and intelligence services around the 2006 transatlantic aircraft plot where a group of terrorists planned to detonate liquid explosives, carried on board airliners travelling from t... Read more