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Release on Temporary Licence

 30th May 2019  News

Release on Temporary Licence   The government has conducted a review of the process for prisoners to be released on temporary licence (ROTL); the drive behind the changes being the rehabilitation of offenders. &n... Read more

Sentencing - Breaking the Code

 28th May 2019  News

Sentencing - Breaking the Code   Few people would disagree with the suggestion that sentencing law in England and Wales is a complete mess. The provisions that govern how a defendant is to be sentenced are both co... Read more

Who Guards the Guards?

 14th May 2019  News

Who Guards the Guards?   This perennial question was back in the news following a ministry of justice announcement that further steps would be taken to root out dishonest prison officers and others working in cust... Read more

Speeding - How Fast is Too Fast?

 9th May 2019  News

Speeding - How Fast is Too Fast?   The idea of speed limits causes immense confusion, with many people believing that the speed limit is at least the minimum speed you should ordinarily drive at.   Most of... Read more

Terrorism Laws Tightened

 15th Apr 2019  News

Government Tightens Terrorism Laws   The Manchester Arena bombing, the London Bridge attack, Shamima Begum. These are some examples of terrorism headlines in the past few years.   The Counter-Terrorism and... Read more