Archive for September 14th, 2009

Trio to be sentenced for airliner bombs plot – The Independent

“Three Islamic extremists will be sentenced today for a suicide bomb plot designed to kill thousands of passengers on transatlantic airliners.”

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The Independent, 14th September 2009

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Campaigning care lawyer could be struck off by tribunal – The Guardian

“A campaigning lawyer who for thousands of people represents the last hope of stopping closures of care homes and cuts in care services faces disciplinary action that could see her suspended from practice or struck off.”

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The Guardian, 13th September 2009

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

QC challenges private school law – The Guardian

“New government rules forcing private schools to open up their services, including the provision of more bursaries, are unlawful, according to a leading QC who has accused the charities watchdog of ‘attacking’ fee-charging schools.”

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The Guardian, 14th September 2009

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Senior public figures join clamour against child protection database – Daily Telegraph

“Leading figures from education, politics and charity voice their concerns over the new ‘paedophile checks’.”

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Daily Telegraph, 13th September 2009

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Stop giving ex-wives these undeserved millions, says Baroness Deech – The Times

“The divorce laws are unfair to men and multimillion-pound awards are degrading to women, an expert in family law believes.”

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The Times, 14th September 2009

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

Vandal cashes in on law loophole – BBC News

“A graffiti vandal responsible for hundreds of thousands of pounds worth of damage across London stands to make a four figure sum by selling his work.”

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BBC News, 11th September 2009

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Police to investigate MI6 over alleged complicity in torture – The Independent

“The metropolitan police are to investigate MI6, the secret intelligence service, over alleged complicity in the torture of a terror suspect, in the second criminal investigation of British intelligence officers in the war on the terror to be announced this year.”

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The Independent, 12th September 2009

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Sick miners ‘are owed millions’ – BBC News

“About 150,000 sick miners and their families are still owed £100m by solicitors who wrongly charged them for compensation claims, an MP says.”

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BBC News, 13th September 2009

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Divorcing couples must consider mediation, says Bridget Prentice – The Times

“Divorcing and separating couples would be compelled to consider mediation before going to court, under plans being drawn up by ministers.”

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The Times, 14th September 2009

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

DPP seeks second retrial of men accused of airline bomb plot – The Guardian

“Three men found not guilty of the plot to blow up transatlantic airlines could face a retrial, after the director of public prosecutions said last night he was willing to break with convention and press for a conviction, despite two juries clearing the trio.”

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The Guardian, 12th September 2009

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

EU to appoint human rights commissioner – Daily Telegraph

“A powerful new European commissioner for human rights who is expected to push for new protection for asylum seekers and workers is set to be appointed later this year.”

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Daily Telegraph, 14th September 2009

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk


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