Practice Notes: Crime

Fact or fantasy?

The case of David Bryant highlights the dangers of uncorroborated victim testimony in historic sex offences, write Rupert Butler and Rachae

29 Sep 2016

A year in the life

Felicity Gerry QC reflects on the trials and tribulations of the past year, including arguing before the Supreme Court for the reversal of the law on join

29 Sep 2016

The public and profession deserve better

From irrational fee arrangements to ill-thought-out consultations on legal services, practitioners may well despair for the future of the criminal justice

29 Sep 2016

‘Revenge porn’ offence could be more effective

27 Sep 2016

Pillow talk

In light of Suski and Bala, is it time for parliament to divorce the spousal exemption from the law of conspiracy, asks Richar

21 Sep 2016

Malicious prosecution: A useful weapon in the armoury

Alec Samuels discusses the extension of the tort of malicious prosecution to civil, as well as criminal proceedings, i

21 Sep 2016

Former criminal bar chief wants trade union for lawyers

Solicitors and barristers ‘lumbered with bodies not representing their interests’, says Michael Turne

21 Sep 2016

SFO’s ‘blockbuster funding’ called into question

White collar crime agency could provide better value for money, repor

24 May 2016

First corporate conviction for failure to prevent bribery

Investigation and £2.25m fine has severe commercial impact on Sweett Group's operations, says white collar crim

23 Feb 2016

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