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Does a lie about fertility negate consent?

Nathan Davis comments on the recent Court of Appeal decision in R v Lawrence EWCA Crim 971. The Court had to determine whether a lie by the appellant as to his fertility could, in law, negate the consent given by the complainant.

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The impact of COVID-19 on sentencing

Nathan Davis reviews two Court of Appeal cases which have considered the effect that COVID-19 can have in sentencing in cases where the custody threshold has been passed.

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Join the well-being discussion on “Parental leave during the pandemic and preparing to get back to an uncertain workplace”

Join the well-being discussion on “Parental leave during the pandemic and preparing to get back to an uncertain workplace” Yesterday we ran an online seminar  “Parental leave during the pandemic – preparing to get back to an uncertain workplace”. 25 barristers and solicitors attended and psychotherapist, Wendy Showell Nicholas facilitated discussion and was available to […]

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