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Police Powers of Arrest, Detention and Search

What happens if the police stop me in the street? If a police officer stops you in the street, they must tell you their name, the station where they are based and why they have stopped you. They might just have stopped because you look like someone they are looking...

What is the HSE and What Do They Do?

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is a non-departmental public body of the United Kingdom with its headquarters in Liverpool, England. It is the body responsible for the encouragement, regulation and enforcement of workplace health, safety and welfare, in England...

What’s in the Criminal Finances Bill?

Brexit is not the only revolution of 2016. The proposed new offences contained in the Criminal Finance Bill (the “Bill”) represents what stands to be the largest expansion of UK corporate criminal liability since the Bribery Act 2010. The Bill is to “tackle money...

Terrorism Act 2006 Sentencing Appeals

In recent years there have been a number of sentencing appeals in connection with section 5 of the Terrorism Act 2006 (“the 2006 Act”). Section 5 (1) of the 2006 Act provides: “A person commits an offence if, with the intention of (a) committing acts of terrorism, or...

Shipping and criminal liability

Shippers need to ensure they are prepared for new container weight verification rules that come into force in July 2016. The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has adopted amendments to the Safety of Life at Sea convention (SOLAS) requiring every packed export...

Criminal Procedure Rules Overview

Arrangement of the CrimPR The structure of the CrimPR was rearranged in October 2015 to remove empty rules created over ten years of amendments and to create a more logical and coherent form. Therefore, care must be taken to ensure that the correct part numbers are...

Overview of the Counter Terrorist Legislation

Terrorism Act 2000 Under this act, the definition of terrorism came to be applied to domestic terrorism and it also included acts that use or threaten violence against either people or property that are motivated by ‘political, religious or ideological’ causes.  ...

GMC Update on Non-surgical Cosmetic Procedures

More and more Britons are turning to cosmetic surgery to improve their appearance, with the number of procedures topping 50,000 a year. The British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (Baaps) said there were 51,140 surgical procedures last year - up from 45,406...


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Police Powers of Arrest, Detention and Search

What happens if the police stop me in the street? If a police officer stops you in the street, they must tell you their name, the station where they are based and why they have stopped you. They might just have stopped because you look like someone they are looking...

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