Tuesday

20th February - Law News

2248th Edition: LawNewsIndex is a UK based news & legal articles archive focusing on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Legislation, Legal Ethics, Human Rights & Social Justice issues.

Today's Video Focus: "Go back to where you came from!" Australians on Asylum Seekers and Multiculturalism.


Focus of the Day Story: The mechanism of Child Contact Interventions is a rare and precious resource when it comes to Child Arrangements Orders. Child Contact Interventions can have an incredibly positive effect in Private Children proceedings, yet are restricted in application. This is to the detriment of many children in so-called "intractable hostility" cases. Full story - Family Law Week


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Monday

19th February - Law News

2247th Edition: LawNewsIndex is a UK based news & legal articles archive focusing on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Legislation, Legal Ethics, Human Rights & Social Justice issues.

Today's Video Focus: Despite its reputation as a haven for refugees, Canada has been deporting North Korean asylum seekers who came to the country through South Korea. Nearly 2,000 have been sent away since 2013 because the government says they lied on their asylum application forms.


Focus of the Day Story: Court hearings via video are to be piloted this spring, starting with tax appeals. HM Courts & Tribunals Service (HMCTS) said it was writing to potential participants this week to invite them to take part in the pilot. The video hearings will take place over the internet, with each participant logging in from a location of their choice, using a webcam and, for the purposes of the pilot, the judge located in the courtroom. Full story - New Law Journal


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Sunday

18th February - Law News

2246th Edition: LawNewsIndex is a UK based news & legal articles archive focusing on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Legislation, Legal Ethics, Human Rights & Social Justice issues.

Today's Video Focus Americans represent 4% of the world's population, but own 48% of privately held guns. John Barron from ABC's Planet America gives you the facts when it comes to guns in America.



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