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Uncategorized / 11.03.2021

  At the moment, profoundly deaf people rarely sit as jurors. There are strict laws that prevent anyone other than the twelve jurors from entering the deliberation room. This means that a sign language interpreter cannot enter the room. The purpose of the legislation preventing a...

Uncategorized / 09.03.2021

  The government has announced that there will be new legislation designed to cut “crime and build safer communities”.   The Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill is intended to give the police "the powers and tools they need to protect themselves and the public".   The measures include:   Positions of trust -...

Uncategorized / 04.02.2021

  The British Broadcasting Corporation ('BBC') found itself in the embarrassing position of being fined £28,000 this week after admitting being in contempt of Court. Why was the BBC in trouble? On the morning of 17 November 2020, the BBC made a video and audio recording of half...