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Is imprisonment before trial the result of poor risk assessment?
How long does it take to hear the arguments for and against depriving someone of… Read more
Does the defendant in the magistrates’ court get a fair hearing?
The Bellamy review of criminal legal aid doesn’t pull its punches. It paints a picture… Read more
Only by radically shrinking the magistrates’ court can the Crown Court backlog be reduced
The Treasury in its spending review assigned £477 million to reduce the Crown Court backlog… Read more