Legal News | British Bill Of Rights Commission To Publish Findings

A commission set up to examine the case for a British Bill of Rights will publish its findings today (December 18th 2012), but ahead of the publication, Justice Minister Chris Grayling has said in an article that criminals and terrorists should no longer be able to cite “human right” as a defence. Continue reading

Family Law | An Unmarried Father’s Rights

In the popular ITV soap, Coronation Street, there is a somewhat disturbing story line for all unmarried fathers. The man in a relationship is a victim of Domestic Violence and is suffering from abuse at the hands of his partner. This story line has taken another turn in that the controlling girlfriend, who has recently given birth to the couples’ first child, registered the baby’s birth without the father knowing and without naming him as the father on the birth register and certificate. Continue reading