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European law: Highest court in Greece to rule on referendum
Due to the lack of agreement between Greece, the IMF, the European Bank and the European Commission over Greece's desire to renegotiate the terms of its bailout, the citizens of Greece will be going to the polls on Sunday to...
Prime Minister says English MPs will never be 'overruled' by Scottish MPs again
The Prime Minister, David Cameron, has said that a proposed law enabling English MPs to exercise the power of veto over English-only laws means they will never again be "overruled" by Scottish MPs, The Telegraph reports. As the leader of...
Law and government: Government divided over third runway ruling for Heathrow airport expansion
The proposal to build a third runway at Heathrow airport has split Conservative Party opinion, with the Prime Minister, David Cameron, saying that his government will consider report recommendations before making a decision, The Telegraph reports. Despite Cameron's opposition to...
International: French woman imprisoned for nine years after killing her children
Dominique Cottrez, 51, has been found guilty of killing eight of her newborn babies by a French court. Cottrez, an ex-nurse's aide, had suffocated her children shortly after they had been born. She had secretly given birth to the children...
International: Oskar Groning, the 'Accountant of Auschwitz' admits guilt
Osker Groning, a former SS guard stationed at Auschwitz, has admitted guilt in his complicity in the deaths of 300,000 Hungarian Jews during Nazi rule in Germany. Groning, 94, worked at Auschwitz, a concentration and extermination camp in South Germany...
International: China passes new law broadening its control over internet
The Chinese government has passed a new law that will see its security reach now expand to cover the internet and outer space. The Chinese government has become increasingly concerned about its ability to monitor threats both internally and externally,...
European law: EU to abolish roaming charges within two years and introduce 'internet fast lane'
The European Commission, European Parliament and national ministers have agreed to scrap roaming charges from mid-2017, potentially paving the way for an 'internet fast lane,' the European Commission reports. Earlier this week, European authorities reached a two-pronged deal, which means...
European law: EU official calls for same-sex marriage acceptance across EU
The vice president of the European Commission, Frans Timmermans, is advocating for same-sex marriage rights to be recognised in migration rules across the European Union, The Telegraph reports. Lending his support to campaigners who argue that same-sex marriage should be...
Criminal law: Former deputy editor of the News of the World found not guilty of leading phone hacking
Neil Wallis, the former deputy editor of the News of the World, has been found not guilty of conspiring to intercept voicemail messages. Wallis was cleared by jury after a three-week trial at the Old Bailey. Speaking outside of court,...
International: Egypt looking to change law to support faster executions
Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, the Egyptian president, has announced is looking to create a new law that would fast-track executions. Al-Sisi said of the changes: "The arm of justice is chained by the law. We're not going to wait for this....
Criminal law: Psychoactive Substances Bill bans two new 'legal highs'
The Psychoactive Substances Bill has temporarily outlawed two new 'legal high' drugs, the Home Office reports. The Home Office has banned two new 'legal high' drugs for a 12-month period during which the independent Advisory Council on the Misuse of...
Terrorism: New counter-terrorism legislation commits prisons and universities to prevent radicalisation
The new Counter Terrorism and Security Act will place a duty on prisons, universities and other public institutions to prevent radical extremism within their grounds, The Guardian reports. The Counter Terrorism and Security Act 2015, which applies to National Health...
Guest Blog: 7 Most Common UK Driving Offences
In order to help raise awareness around road and driver safety, we've compiled a list of the most common UK driving offences, so that you can be alert, aware and avoid any hefty fines next time you hit the roads....
International: Greece may take legal action to block its expulsion from the Euro
Yannis Varoufakis, the Greek finance minister, has announced his country will take legal action if there is an attempt to push Greece out of the Eurozone. Greece is currently involved in an ongoing dispute with the rest of the Eurozone...
Law and government: government challenged over providing services to Saudi prisons
Human rights campaigners have brought a legal challenge to the commercial arm of the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) in connection with the Ministry's bid to provide services for Saudi Arabia's prisons. The challenge, which will take place in the High...
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