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Freelance Advocacy Services: News and Advocacy Availability

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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

Blog: why we need a Justice charter

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.

Petition on IPP https://you.38degrees.org.uk/petitions/free-the-remaining-ipp-prisoners

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 👍