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Alcohol may not affect witness recall, new study finds

Mild to moderate intoxication made recollection no less accurate in tests

Commission extends homicide reform response deadline

Comments on discussion paper remain open until 15 October 2021

Faculty deprecates Johnson "left-wing" lawyers slur

Interview remarks deplored as renewed attack on rule of law

Excluding juries from sexual cases "abhorrent": Lenehan

Criminal Bar President warns of risk of undermining justice

MPs call for urgent legal aid reforms south of border

Justice Committee report highlights significant issues similar to Scotland

Justice Secretary will consider sex crime legal reforms

Call to improve Scotland's conviction rates for rape

30% of rejected fiscal fines not prosecuted: FOI release

Government says decisions in individual cases a matter for COPFS

Criminal court business picks up in June

Throughput climbs closer to pre-COVID levels as all courts reopen

High Court approves new sentencing process guideline

Document aims to increase public knowledge and understanding

Community sentence aim not being met: Audit Scotland

Report finds lack of progress in switching from custodial disposals

Questions over court plans for beyond level 0

SCTS plans relaxations from 9 August; Society seeks focus on complex cases

SLAB not bound to pay statutory interest: Appeal Court

Appeal allowed against decision that commercial late payment rules apply