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Mini-pupillage

31 July 2017

This week 4 years ago I spent the week in a courtroom in Southwark Crown Court. I was a mini-pupil at 5 Paper Buildings, and shadowing Stephen Hopper as he prosecuted an internet shopping fraud. The mini-pupillage had been organised many months earlier, well...
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The Hunter Games: an examination of private entrapment – part 3

30 March 2017

This is the final post in a series of posts which consider whether cases which rely on evidence gathered by vigilante groups should be considered an abuse of process. In this post, I consider, drawing...
Posted by 5PB at 17:36No Comments

The Hunter Games: an examination of private entrapment – part 2

24 March 2017

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The Hunter Games: an examination of private entrapment

15 March 2017

Seemingly disillusioned by the police’s ability to apprehend paedophiles, vigilantes (often referred to as “paedophile hunters”) adopt false online profiles to lure potential sex offenders into committing criminal offences....
Posted by 5PB at 17:42No Comments

Criminal Law Updater – Early 2017 Edition: Criminal Procedure, Confiscation and Sentencing

06 March 2017

With Christmas done and dusted the higher courts started work in 2017 with matters that had continued to be explored in 2016 – inconsistency in jury verdicts. ...
Posted by Richard Padley at 10:41No Comments

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