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The Health Protection (Coronavirus Restrictions) (No. 5) (Wales) Regulations 2020 are amended from 6am on 7 June 2021. The whole of Wales has been moved from Alert Level 2 to Alert Level 1.

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Abuse of men/women in a domestic setting has existed for many years and sadly still occurs.  Attempts have and are being made to stop this abuse.  The Domestic Abuse Act 2021 seeks to continue in this endeavour by raising awareness and understanding of domestic abuse and further improving the effectiveness of the justice system.  T

Your legal questions answered

Offences for witness omission to tell the coroners court facts - your legal questions answered by our qualified legal advisers.

Criminal Law Conference

Due to the uncertainty that remains around the coronavirus pandemic, we have made the difficult decision to postpone our 2021 Criminal Law Conference. The conference is a real highlight in our calendar and is well respected in the criminal justice arena.

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As part of our #SignUpToPNLD campaign DC Divek Ubhi from West Yorkshire Police kindly shared his views on how our legal database is invaluable in his role.

Commonly Used Summary Only Offences