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Revenge porn law: more clarity needed, say Lords

One-Minute Read Tue 29 Jul, AT 09:56

Existing laws deemed 'fit for purpose', as social media sites and parents urged to tackle the practice

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Widow's $23bn tobacco win slammed as 'grossly excessive'

First Reaction Mon 21 Jul, AT 12:47

Cigarette company RJ Reynolds plans to challenge 'runaway verdict' for widow of Florida chain smoker

Syringes and bottles

Assisted dying: what's at stake in the Lords debate?

Briefing Fri 18 Jul, AT 10:44

'Compassionate' or a charter for NHS 'death squads': the pros and cons of the Assisted Dying Bill

Dame Elizabeth Butler-Sloss

Inquiry judge hid sex abuse claims against bishop

One-Minute Read Sat 12 Jul, AT 08:24

Revelation prompts renewed calls for Baroness Butler-Sloss to step down

Revenge porn: ministers 'open to new laws'

One-Minute Read Wed 2 Jul, AT 13:00

Campaigners say new legislation is needed to protect victims of revenge porn

Hobby Lobby: the Supreme Court ruling that is dividing the US

Briefing Tue 1 Jul, AT 16:07

As corporations are given the right to religious freedom, Obama argues it 'jeopardises' women's health

London's Old Bailey

Secret trial blocked by Court of Appeal

Briefing Thu 12 Jun, AT 10:38

'Core' of terror trial will be secret, but media and public will have access to most proceedings

Motorway

Maximum motorway speeding fines set to soar to £10,000

One-Minute Read Tue 10 Jun, AT 09:30

Motoring groups condemn the 'draconian' fourfold increase as magistrates are set to get more powers

Old Bailey

Is Sharia law creating a 'parallel UK legal system'?

Briefing Wed 26 Mar, AT 11:53

Sharia law's critics say it discriminates against women, but supporters claim it poses no threat to British justice

TV licence: MPs should 'tread cautiously' over BBC's future

Talking Point Tue 25 Mar, AT 15:15

High-quality radio could 'shrivel' if TV licence fee evasion is decriminalised, warn commentators

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