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To our readers: Thank you for your patience!
As many of you can appreciate - our last post was some time ago. Here is an update with my (personal) ongoing endeavours. I am now...
Mortgage Repossessions: What you NEED to know
Having recently started taking on cases of my own as a freelance advocate, I've realised that in practice, mortgage repossessions are...
The Myth Around African Democracy
The recent elections in Angola probably felt like the biggest relief to a lot of Angolans. The 38-year rule of the powerful Jose Eduardo...
Summer Is Ending...
With the summer drawing to a close, both the political and legal systems will be returning to normal business this month, which...
Access (finally) Granted: Gay rights activist wins 13 year asylum battle
The commonly held belief that the number 13 is an unlucky one doesn't seem to apply to Aderonke Apata, who, after 13 years of battling...
The Government defeated... again: Employment Tribunal Fees (The Aftermath)
As many will no doubt be aware, there has been recent litigation regarding the legality of the fees that have been imposed by the...
Moped Crimes In The UK - The Tip of the Iceberg Mocking Policing Power
If you’re a viewer of such TV programmes as Police Interceptors and the like, you’ll have seen the variety of crimes that are committed...
Assisted Dying: A cloudy future
Assisted Dying (also referred to as Euthanasia in this article) has been a topic of discussion that has been raging for decades now, and...
Equality for ALL: pension rights for same-sex couples
It appears that there was another massive step in favour of equality, again out of the Supreme Court, as a man has won equal pension...
Self-employment... what IS it?
When someone mentions the word "self-employed" or "self-employment", one would immediately but naturally envisage a scene where that...
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