Legal profession

Draft Sentencing Guideline on breach offences: risk of increase in custodial sentences

Justice Committee says more accurate estimate of impact on prison population needed

Lord Chief Justice questioned in annual meeting with Committee

The Constitution Committee hears evidence on Wednesday 22 March at 10.15am

Experts questioned on Judicial recruitment

The Constitution Committee hears evidence on Wednesday 15 March at 10.30am

Judicial appointments re-examined in Lords inquiry

Constitution Committee launches follow-up inquiry on Judicial Appointments

Lord Chancellor gives annual evidence to Constitution Committee

Constitution Committee takes evidence on Wednesday 1 March at 10.30am

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Title Date
Chairman of Judicial Appointments Commission questioned by Committee 24.02.2017
Lords private members' bills 30.01.2017
Senior members of judiciary advise on civil justice cooperation 17.01.2017
Government must develop over-arching strategy for magistracy 19.10.2016
Lord Chief Justice questioned by Constitution Committee 22.04.2016
Lords discusses legal aid 10.12.2015