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Friday, 12 April 2019 13:50

Upskirting is now a criminal offence

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Upskirting has become a specific criminal offence in England and Wales, punishable by up to two years’ imprisonment.  
Wednesday, 10 April 2019 13:31

Easter Holidays

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If you require a Solicitor or legal advice in relation to a criminal matter over the Easter Holidays, Wessex Solicitors are available 24 hours a day. Just call our 24 hour helpline 08080333363 and we will be happy to assist.
Wednesday, 03 April 2019 15:43

Magistrates court closures

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Half of magistrates courts in England and Wales closed since 2010 Defendants, witnesses, police, lawyers and JPs left having to travel huge distances to court
Wednesday, 03 April 2019 14:15

Prisoner sues prison for PTSD

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Former prisoner sues Ministry of Justice over PTSD from rats A man is suing the prison service after he developed post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) from rats running across his body and bed while he was locked in his cell, the Guardian has learned.  
Wednesday, 03 April 2019 14:13

Should childhood convictions be disclosed?

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The government will have to go back to the drawing board over its 'disproportionate' criminal records disclosure regime after it was dealt a final blow by the Supreme Court today. The government was hoping to overturn the Court of Appeal's 2017 ruling that the scheme, which requires the disclosure of all spent convictions where an individual has more than one such conviction, was 'not in accordance with the law'.
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