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Justice Committee examines the Law Commission
Funding and law reform discussed at a committee hearing with Law Commission witnesses
03 July 2018
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Disclosure of evidence in criminal cases examined
Justice Committee examines disclosure of evidence in criminal cases
05 June 2018
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Concerns about criminal legal aid examined
Justice Committee questions solicitiors' preofessions on Litigators' Graduated Fee Scheme
22 May 2018
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Lord Chancellor gives annual evidence to Constitution Committee
The Constitution Committee hears evidence on Wednesday 9 May at 10.00am
09 May 2018
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Lord Chief Justice questioned by Committee
The Constitution Committee hears evidence on Wednesday 25 April at 10.30am
23 April 2018
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Legal and financial representatives discuss impact of Brexit
Exiting the European Union Committee travels to Leeds to hear from legal, banking, insurance and financial services companies
22 March 2018
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Judicial recruitment and lack of diversity puts justice at risk
Constitution Committee publishes report on Judicial Appointments: follow up
02 November 2017
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Draft Sentencing Guideline on breach offences: risk of increase in custodial sentences
Justice Committee says more accurate estimate of impact on prison population needed
25 April 2017
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Lord Chief Justice questioned in annual meeting with Committee
The Constitution Committee hears evidence on Wednesday 22 March at 10.15am
15 March 2017
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Experts questioned on Judicial recruitment
The Constitution Committee hears evidence on Wednesday 15 March at 10.30am
15 March 2017
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Judicial appointments re-examined in Lords inquiry
Constitution Committee launches follow-up inquiry on Judicial Appointments
08 March 2017
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Lord Chancellor gives annual evidence to Constitution Committee
Constitution Committee takes evidence on Wednesday 1 March at 10.30am
01 March 2017
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Chairman of Judicial Appointments Commission questioned by Committee
Constitution Committee hears evidenc on Wednesday 1 March at 11.15am
24 February 2017
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Senior members of judiciary advise on civil justice cooperation
EU Justice Sub-Committee takes evidence on Tuesday 17 January at 11:00am
17 January 2017
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Government must develop over-arching strategy for magistracy
Justice Committee report finds range of unresolved issues, and serious recruitment and training problems
19 October 2016