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West Midlands Serious Crime Squad in the Dock Again

CCRC Refer Second Martin Foran Conviction to Court of Appeal Martin Foran, 69, who is terminally ill with cancer, was convicted of robbery in 1978 – a crime he denies. The Court of Appeal will rule on that conviction after … Continue reading

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Fake goods worth nearly USD $1 million seized in Interpol operation

Originally posted on TheSecurityLion:
Counterfeit goods worth nearly USD 1 million have been seized in a series of interventions across Eastern Europe as part of Interpol’s Operation White Mercury. Involving seven countries – Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Former…

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Sri Lanka launches diplomatic offensive ahead of UN rights meet

COLOMBO: Faced with the prospect of a third UN human rights council resolution in as many years, Sri Lanka on Sunday launched a diplomatic offensive to counter international pressure over alleged rights abuses during the final phase of its civil … Continue reading

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Ministers of Religion: Employment Status

Ministers of Religion: Employment Status Thanks to James English of Samuel Phillips solicitors for preparing this case summary Could an ordained minister of the Church of England be an employee or a worker? Possibly, held the EAT, in Sharpe v … Continue reading

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Police officers accused of faking evidence against motorist

Constables Steven Henton, 33, and Michael Hayward, also 33, will appear before Worcester magistrates on Monday http://www.birminghammail.co.uk/news/local-news/birmingham-police-officers-accused-faking-6356835 Two Birmingham police officers are to appear in court accused of fabricating evidence against a motorist, who was later jailed for possessing a … Continue reading

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Dismissal: Telling the Employee

Thanks to Ed McFarlane of Deminos HR for preparing this case summary. If an employee’s solicitor informs her of her dismissal a day before the employee reads a dismissal letter, is the effective date of termination the date that the … Continue reading

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Employment Status

Thanks to Sophia Berry of Littleton Chambers for preparing this case summary Is an individual who provides services to an end user through a limited company protected by the Equality Act 2010? No, holds the EAT in Halawi v World … Continue reading

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