How can we ensure that justice is not only done, but seen to be done?

There are few more commonly cited legal maxims than the one expressed by Lord Chief Justice Hewart in 1924, when he said: “It is not merely of some importance, but of fundamental importance that justice should not only be done, Continue reading

Reflections on Mock Trials March

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March was a busy month for us in the Mock Trials Team. We spent the first three Saturdays travelling around the country observing the local heats of  the Magistrates’ Court Mock Trial Competition – I personally attended heats in Reading, Birmingham and Manchester. And Continue reading