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01 Apr 2020 | Andrew Oldroyd
COVID-19: What does this mean for your court hearing?
As the Coronavirus epidemic widens and government restrictions tighten, the UK court system has been forced to…
20 Jun 2019 |
Hate Crime – What Is It?
The two words “hate crime” are often heard in the current climate - in the press, in the judicial system, and in…
26 Apr 2019 | Andrew Oldroyd
Sentencing Offenders with Mental Health Issues: Proposed New Guidelines
A consultation was launched by the Sentencing Council on 9th April 2019 which is due to conclude on 9th July…
24 Oct 2017 | Andrew Oldroyd
OVERDUE REPORT FOR DEATHS IN CUSTODY
The Home Secretary Amber Rudd has come under pressure this month for failing to publish a report on deaths and…
04 May 2017 | Andrew Oldroyd
Changes to Pre-Charge Bail
Smith Partnership Solicitors, celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, looks at the new legislation in 2017…