Judicial Diversity Committee still has a lot of work ahead

Recently published MoJ figures show that the Judicial Diversity Committee still has a long way to go. The statistics, which provide a diversity breakdown of the […]

Sentencing council opens consultation on new guidelines

The Sentencing Council has published proposed new guidelines covering arson and criminal damage offences. The guidelines, which are now subject to a consultation, will help ensure […]

Justice secretary responds to Worboys judgement

Justice secretary, David Gauke, has congratulated victims and criticised the parole board following a successful legal challenge today prevented serial rapist John Worboys from being released […]

Parole Board chair forced to resign over Warboys decision

Parole Board chair, Nick Hardwick, resigned today having been told that his “position was untenable”. The decision followed the succesful appeal by victims of serial rapist […]