Senior judge blames press sentencing criticism for full prisons – Daily Telegraph

Posted October 18th, 2011 in judges, media, news, prisons, select committees, sentencing by sally

“A senior judge yesterday blamed a ‘relentless’ press campaign on soft sentencing for prisons now being full.”

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Daily Telegraph, 18th October 2011

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Legal Aid Bill amendments – LAG News Blog

Posted September 6th, 2011 in bills, legal aid, news, select committees by sally

“The committee scrutinising the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill resumes its work today (Tuesday 6 September). A number of amendments have been put forward for consideration by members of the committee which includes the justice minister Jonathan Djanogly MP and his Labour opposition counterpart, Andrew Slaughter MP.”

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LAG News Blog, 6th September 2011

Source: www.legalactiongroupnews.blogspot.com

Select committee to propose radical overhaul of English football – The Guardian

Posted July 29th, 2011 in news, reports, select committees, sport by tracey

“A report by the parliamentary select committee on culture, media and sport could have major ramifications for the game.”

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The Guardian, 28th July 2011

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

What if Rebekah Brooks stays silent? – The Guardian

“As reporters wait, tweet-fingers poised, for such nuggets of information as Rebekah Brooks may dangle before MPs this afternoon, constitutional lawyers will be much more interested in any excuses she may give for not answering questions.”

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The Guardian, 19th July 2011

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Accountability of the Judiciary and guidance on the Judiciary appearing before select committees – Judiciary of England and Wales

Posted October 19th, 2007 in judiciary, select committees by sally

“A paper on the accountability of the Judiciary and guidance to the Judiciary on appearing before select committees.”

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Judiciary of England and Wales, 18th October 2007

Source: www.judiciary.gov.uk