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Monthly Archives: November 2017

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Domestic Violence Protection Notices and Orders

Domestic Violence Protection Notices (DVPNs) are commonly issued by police when attending incidents of alleged domestic violence. Invariably, whatever the rights and wrongs of a situation, and frequently it is quite impossible for this to be correctly judged, the male is the recipient of a DVPN. The effect of the DVPN is to force the [...]

By |2019-08-13T06:22:34+01:00November 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Forensic Testing Scandal – Is Your Conviction Safe?

Forensic Testing Scandal - Is Your Conviction Safe? New details have emerged about forensic testing deficiencies at two of the country's leading laboratories. Police are currently investigating the circumstances, and a number of people have been arrested. Randox Testing Services (RTS) and Trimega Laboratories handle samples for some of the most high-profile criminal and family [...]

By |2019-08-13T06:22:34+01:00November 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

'Laughing gas' more properly known as Nitrous Oxide, is back in the news following a Court of Appeal ruling that the substance is controlled by the Psychoactive Substances Act 2016. The Act makes it an offence to possess psychoactive substances with intent to supply, and in limited cases, simple possession is also an offence. The [...]

By |2019-08-13T06:22:34+01:00November 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Driving Disqualification – Get Your Licence Back

In some instances, it is possible to apply to a court and ask that a driving ban is ended early. Therefore, if your circumstances have changed since being disqualified, it is worth discussing with one of our criminal law specialists whether or not you can take advantage of this legal provision. Is legal aid [...]

By |2019-08-13T06:22:35+01:00November 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments