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Cutting Agents and Drugs Sentencing

 15th Apr 2024  News

Cutting Agents and Drugs Sentencing   It is widespread for drugs to contain an adulterant or cutting agent, and the presence of cutting agents often leads to arguments when it comes to sentencing.   There a... Read more

Pre-recorded Evidence in Sexual Offence Cases

 15th Jan 2024  News

Pre-recorded Evidence in Sexual Offence Cases   Newly published research suggests that pre-recorded evidence in chief and cross-examination, often referred to as "section 28 evidence", may be more advantageous to... Read more

Police Powers & The Common Law

 31st May 2023  News

Police Powers & The Common Law   When considering police powers, particularly concerning search and seizure of property, we think first of powers derived from statute, which leads us to the Police and Crimina... Read more

Child Cruelty - Sentencing Changes

 8th Mar 2023  News

Child Cruelty - Sentencing Changes   Updates to sentencing guidelines for offenders convicted of child cruelty offences including causing or allowing death or serious injury in England and Wales, were published th... Read more