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Introduction and Facts Wayne Rooney, the Everton and Manchester United player who recently retired from international football at the tender age of 31, had a fairly bad day at the office on 17th September 2017 when Everton played Man U,...
We looked previously at the conviction and 12 week prison sentence of Rhodri Phillips, the 4th Viscount St Davids, as well as his being bailed pending his appeal that was due at the beginning of August, but seems to have...
The beauty of the law is that whatever hypothetical scenario you come up with, you will find that someone in real life has beaten you to it ... So it was on 18th August 2017 when this story - "Man...
We looked in May at the case of Ian Paterson, the surgeon who was sentenced to 15 years after being convicted of carrying out unnecessary surgeries on his patients. When sentence was passed, we said that it was likely that...
Introduction  Cases of manslaughter are infinitely varied, and many raise exceptionally complicated questions of law and fact. One such area is when medics, normally doctors but it can be any, are accused of failing in their duty to such a degree...
Introduction  We looked last year at the conviction, and sentence, of Kathryn Smith for the murder in 2014 of her 22 month old daughter Ayeeshia. On 31st July 2017, the Court of Appeal handed down judgment in her appeal, dismissing the...