Recent Statutory Instruments –

Posted January 11th, 2011 in legislation by sally

The Compulsory Purchase (Inquiries Procedure) (Wales) Rules 2010

The National Assembly for Wales Referendum (Assembly Act Provisions) (Counting Officers’ Charges) Order 2010

The Plant Health (Wales) (Amendment) (No. 2) Order 2010


Max Mosley’s privacy claim reaches the European court of human rights – The Guardian

Posted January 11th, 2011 in freedom of expression, human rights, injunctions, media, news, privacy by sally

“Max Mosley will appear in court today in a final attempt to change the law on privacy, in a case that could have far-reaching implications for the UK’s media.”

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The Guardian, 11th January 2011


Law Commission consults on pre-nuptial agreements – Law Society’s Gazette

Posted January 11th, 2011 in consultations, news, prenuptial agreements by sally

“The Law Commission has today published a consultation on the future of pre-nuptial agreements, seeking views on whether couples should be able to make binding agreements governing financial arrangements if their relationships end.”

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Law Society’s Gazette, 11th January 2011


Judges get power to fast-track eviction of nasty neighbours – The Independent

Posted January 11th, 2011 in ASBOs, housing, landlord & tenant, news, nuisance by sally

“Judges are to be given new powers to fast-track the eviction of tenants who harass their neighbours.”

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The Independent, 11th January 2011


Colin Blanchard could spend life in jail for role in paedophile ring – The Guardian

Posted January 11th, 2011 in child abuse, indecent photographs of children, news, sentencing by sally

“Colin Blanchard, the IT consultant who created and shared images of child sex abuse with nursery worker Vanessa George, could spend the rest of his life in jail for his role as the ‘hub’ of a paedophile ring.”

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The Guardian, 10th January 2011