Revenge Porn Can Be an Expensive Business

Revenge Porn Can Be an Expensive Business

Revenge Porn Can Be an Expensive Business   “Revenge porn”, the criminal act of posting online intimate sexual pictures/video of a person without their consent, carries a potential prison sentence of up to 2 years, so already there is every reason to think twice...
Unexplained Wealth Orders

Unexplained Wealth Orders

Unexplained Wealth Orders On 31st January 2018, regulations bring into force sections of The Criminal Finances Act 2017 dealing with unexplained wealth orders (UWOs), along with various other related provisions. The purpose of this new order is to allow for certain...
The “Right to be Forgotten”

The “Right to be Forgotten”

The “Right to be Forgotten” Redemption has always been an important part of our justice system; you do the crime, you do time. Once your debt is paid, you should then be free to start again, without forever being haunted by ghosts of the past. We all recognise that...
A Matter of Character

A Matter of Character

A Matter of Character In criminal law, we talk a lot about character, but mainly in the context of ‘bad character’, or previous convictions that the prosecution will try to put before a jury to persuade them of the defendant’s guilt. After all, if he’s done it before,...
The Prosecutor in Your Pocket

The Prosecutor in Your Pocket

The Prosecutor in Your Pocket We are all aware that we live in a surveillance society. CCTV cameras can record our movements around large towns and cities, and many homes now have them installed for protection. Automatic Number Plate Recognition cameras take a...