General News Articles
Our General News section covers all the latest news, advice, changes in law and information you could need about criminal, motoring and sexual offence laws – as well as information about Morton’s Solicitors.
In our General News section there is invaluable advice and information – making it an all-encompassing resource – whilst illustrating why we lead the way!
Changes to the way legal agencies can deal with illegal entry to a country by a small boat are being made to provide greater consistency. We look at the changes.
Dalian Atkinson’s death in 2016 has lead to a police officer being sentenced for manslaughter. We look at the details surrounding the case.
There are new sentencing guidelines for modern slavery offences. Here we look at what they are and why they’ve been introduced.
From the 29th June this year – new offences relating to sharing indecent images came into effect. We look at the implications.
More details about the Police, Crime, Sentencing & Courts Bill have been announced. We look at the main points and implications.
Southern Water have received a record £90m fine for a series of offences described as “shocking and wholesale disregard” for the environment.
Roadside Checks for motoring offences are to be speed up by police access to a new DVLA technology. We look at the implications.
There are new laws for certain knives, firearms and offensive weapons. We take a look at the changes being introduced.
The Renationalisation of the Probation Service follows a review which revealed the privatisation had lead to problems and poor performance.
Knife Crime Prevention Orders without the need for a conviction are being piloted in London – but how will they work? We take a look…