Bill of Rights

[Image credit “Houses of Parliament – detail” by EEPaul is licensed under CC BY 2.0 ] The Justice Secretary, Dominic Raab, has announced an overhaul of human rights law following the publication of the Independent Human Rights Act Review. The Review was set up to consider how the Human Rights Act was working in practice

Retail price maintenance and the CMA

[Image credit “Everything must go at Woolworths 2” by Rob Greg is licensed under CC BY-ND 2.0 ] The Competition and Markets Authority has issued a Statement of Objections to a supplier of domestic lighting products. DAR Lighting Ltd was alleged to have restricted retailers from setting their own online prices between 2017 and 2019.

Drink driving

[Image credit “Cocktails” by kimsdinner is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 ] It’s that time of year when most, if not all, police forces bring out a campaign against drink driving. This article aims to cover all questions you may have about this offence. Breath tests The police can request a breath test, initially at

Prison and rehabilitation

[Image credit:  “Into the Prison” by Bill Nicholls is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 ] There has always been a great deal of debate surrounding the issues of punishment and rehabilitation and the role of prison sentences in the justice system. Although some people can favour punishment and others rehabilitation, most people would suggest a

Civil Nuclear Constabulary

[Image credit:  “Nuclear Energy Atomic Energy” by Sakucae is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 ] The Civil Nuclear Constabulary is a specialist armed police force that protects civil nuclear sites and nuclear materials in England, Scotland and Wales. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) recently sought views on potential legislation to extend