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“Scandalising a Judge” may be out of date, suggests Peter Hain MP’s lawyer

Now the message has also reached Wales: Peter Hain, MP for Neath and Port Talbot, is being prosecuted for criticising a High Court judge in his autobiography. Well, so far, 151 MPs are asking for the case to be dropped … Continue reading

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Appeal refused: another example of the judiciary losing public’s confidence

The first comment on this Daily Mail article Blinkered arrogance and a judiciary in danger of losing the public’s confidence was: “in danger of losing our confidence? They have already lost it.” This refusal of Maurice’s appeal by Mr Justice … Continue reading

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