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Strike? Garden Court chambers announces action
Recorder competition- 133 new appointments here.
Charter for Justice launch- More detail, and confirmation of speakers here I have agreed to chair the event, and look forward to seeing many of you there. 150 booked already!
Tuesday Truth- blog by Raj Chada (HJA) here.
Secret barrister Publication of new book “blows whistle on broken legal system brought to it’s knees by cuts” according to this review.
100 miles. I will be attempting to cycle the Surrey 100 in July, and attempting to raise money-please consider sponsoring me 🚲 👍 https://www.justgiving.com/CyclingSurrey100
Prison riot- cuts are to blame http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-wiltshire-43441542
Prison mutiny- I have blogged about my recent experience defending in a mutiny trial HERE
Barristers consider action against fee cut https://www.lawgazette.co.uk/law/criminal-barristers-close-to-action-for-justice-over-legal-aid-cuts/5065347.article
Petition on 28 day limit for Immigration detainees If you haven’t already, please sign our petition demanding a 28-day time limit on immigration detention. If you have, please share it far and wide.
Courts flogged off on the cheap by bungling MOJ as reported here in the Guardian. Meanwhile plans to extend court sitting in what’s left continue with the “flexible operating hours” pilot. I will attend the next user group meeting and report back.
Charter for Justice.Parts of our Justice system are broken, the rest is falling apart. Let’s try and fix it. #Charter4Justice BOOK here
The London Advocate (LCCSA newsletter) March 2018 edition
Nicola Hill (Kingsley Napley/LCCSA ex-Pres) runs her first marathon for a great cause. Please sponsor her here
LASPO review kicked into the long grass
Google reviews for British Courts (including Highbury) here
Music Ignore “beast from the East 2” and Check out this SPRING playlist
Lawyer of the month: Peter Csemiczky
Peter , outstanding lawyer and member of the LCCDSA committee, has been promoted to the partnership at Hickman Rose 👍