Archive for April 16th, 2008

Publisher’s daleks claim exterminated – The Guardian

“Today a high court battle over who owns the rights to tell the story of Doctor Who’s best-known adversaries was won by BBC Worldwide, the corporation’s commercial arm.”

Full story

The Guardian, 16th April 2008

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Newlove killer lodges appeal bid – BBC News

“A second member of a gang of youths convicted of kicking father-of-three Garry Newlove to death is to appeal against his sentence.”

Full story

BBC News, 16th April 2008

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

‘Ear print’ burglar in appeal bid – BBC News

“The case of a burglar convicted after police matched an imprint of his ear to the scene of a robbery will be heard again at the Court of Appeal.”

Full story

BBC News, 16th April 2008

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Regina (Corner House Research and Another) v Director of the Serious Fraud Office – Times Law Reports

Regina (Corner House Research and Another) v Director of the Serious Fraud Office

Queen’s Bench Divisional Court

“The rule of law required that an investigation by the Serious Fraud Office into bribery and corruption should be discontinued only by the independent judgment of the director of that office and not in response to a threat by a foreign power.”

The Times, 16th April 2008

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

Please note the Times Law Reports are only available free on Times Online for 21 days from the date of publication.

AS and DD (Libya) v Secretary of State for the Home Department – Times Law Reports

AS and DD (Libya) v Secretary of State for the Home Department

Court of Appeal

“A foreign national who challenged a deportation order made on national security grounds had to show substantial grounds for believing that if he was returned he would face a real risk of being subjected to torture or inhuman or degrading treatment in contravention of article 3 of the European Convention on Human Rights.”

The Times, 16th April 2008

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

Please note the Times Law Reports are only available free on Times Online for 21 days from the date of publication.

Regina (Smith) v Assistant Deputy Coroner for Oxfordshire – WLR Daily

Regina (Smith) v Assistant Deputy Coroner for Oxfordshire [2006] EWHC 694 (Admin); [2008] WLR (D) 108

“The procedural obligations arising under art 2 of the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms applied to an inquest on an United Kingdom soldier who had died of hyperthermia while on active service in Iraq.”

WLR Daily, 15th April 2008

Source: www.lawreports.co.uk

Please note once a case has been fully reported in one of the ICLR series the corresponding WLR Daily summary is removed.

Recent Statutory Instruments – OPSI

The National Assembly for Wales (Legislative Competence) (Education and Training) Order 2008

The Medical Act 1983 (Qualifying Examinations) Order 2008

The Civil Enforcement of Parking Contraventions (County of Devon) Designation Order 2008

The Scotland Act 1998 (Agency Arrangements) (Specification) Order 2008

The Civil Enforcement of Parking Contraventions (County of Cornwall) Designation Order 2008

The Street Works (Registers, Notices, Directions and Designations) (Wales) (No 2) Regulations 2008

Source: www.opsi.gov.uk


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