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Searches of premises during criminal investigations may be conducted on the authority of a warrant issued by a court, or without warrant under a...
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9th Nov
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What are hygiene improvement notices?Hygiene improvement notices are used by enforcement authorities such as the Food Standards Agency (FSA) or a...
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9th Nov
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The power of the court to order the forfeiture of property under the PCC(S)A 2000The Powers of Criminal Courts (Sentencing) Act 2000 is the principal...
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9th Nov
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Serious crime prevention orders (SCPOs) were created by Part 1 of the Serious Crime Act 2007 (SCA 2007) and are civil orders used against those...
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9th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance impacted by the Coronavirus Act 2020 (CA 2020). CA 2020, among other measures, makes...
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Produced in partnership with Leon Kazakos QC of 2 Hare Court 12th Jan
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What is a boiler room fraud?Boiler rooms are the names ascribed to high pressure sales environments. The idea is that the sales environment creates...
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9th Nov
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What is a football banning order?A football banning order is a measure designed to prevent offenders travelling to football matches in England and...
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9th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance impacted by the Scottish government’s response to the COVID-19 outbreak. For information...
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Produced in partnership with Craig Findlater of Black Chambers and Stephen O'Rourke QC of Terra Firma Chambers 12th Jan
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The test for exclusion under PACE 1984, s 78An accused has no entitlement to have evidence excluded simply because it has been obtained unlawfully. To...
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Produced in partnership with Hannah Thomas of 2 Hare Court 12th Jan
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This Practice Note explains the main fitness to practise hearing before the Health and Care Professions Tribunal (HCPT). It deals with preparation for...
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Produced in partnership with Paul Renteurs of 2 Hare Court 12th Jan
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Pre-sentence reportsA pre-sentence report (PSR) is a report usually prepared by the National Probation Service (NPS) with a view to assisting the...
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9th Nov
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Offence of conspiracy to defraudConspiracy to defraud is a common law offence which was expressly preserved by section 5(2) of the Criminal Law Act...
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9th Nov
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Facilitating the performance of a duty by public officialsFacilitation payments, also known as facilitating or grease payments, are generally small...
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Produced in partnership with Richard Furlong of Carmelite Chambers 12th Jan
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There are two kinds of burden:•the legal burden, and•the evidential burdenThe legal burdenA party has the legal (sometimes called ‘the persuasive’)...
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9th Nov
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Fraud by false representationFraud by false representation applies to a broader range of conduct than the offences under the preceding legislation...
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9th Nov
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Tipping off and prejudicing an investigationIt would undermine the benefit to the authorities if, a suspicious activity report (SAR) having been made,...
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9th Nov

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This Practice Note summarises the key changes made to the Criminal Procedure Rules (CrimPR), SI 2020/759, by the Criminal Procedure (Amendment No 2)...
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12th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note summarises the key changes made to the Criminal Procedure Rules 2015 (CrimPR), SI 2015/1490, by the Criminal...
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9th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which took effect on 10 August and 2...
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9th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which came into force on 6 October 2014...
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9th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which came into force on 6 April 2015 under...
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9th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note explains the key changes which were made to the Criminal...
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9th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which came into force in April 2013 under...
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9th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which took effect on 2 April 2018. The...
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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which took effect on 4 April 2016. The...
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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which came into force on 24 February and 7...
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9th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note summarises the key changes made to the Criminal Procedure Rules 2015 (CrimPR), SI 2015/1490, by the Criminal...
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9th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which came into force on 7 October 2013...
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9th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which took effect on 2 April 2018. The...
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9th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which came into force on 2 February 2015...
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9th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note summarises the key changes made to the Criminal Procedure Rules 2015, SI 2015/1490, by the Criminal Procedure...
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9th Apr
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This Practice Note summarises the key changes made to the Criminal Procedure Rules 2020, SI 2020/759 (CrimPR) by the Criminal Procedure (Amendment)...
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5th Apr
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The Criminal Practice Directions (CPD) (as amended), at CPD I The overriding objective 1A.3 states:‘The Criminal Procedure Rules and the Criminal...
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5th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which took effect on 3 October 2016. The...
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24th Feb
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The Lord Chief Justice has power, including power under the Courts Act 2003 and the Constitutional Reform Act 2005, to make directions as to the...
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24th Feb
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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which took effect on 13 November 2017. The...
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