Sexual Offence Articles
Morton’s Solicitors are one of the leading Sexually-related crime solicitors in the North West. In this section, you will find some useful articles offering advice, information and changes to laws.
The quality of forensic evidence has been called into question by The Forensic Science Regulator after it found gaps in quality in a recent inspection.
If you were asked how many jurors are there in a jury, then you would most likely, infact almost certainly reply with 12, but there are actually more…
Filming sex acts without consent can lead to a Voyeurism offence which in turn could lead to a prison sentence of a minimum of 2 years. So what is illegal?
With the proposal for cameras to be allowed into the Crown Courts for the first time ever – we look at why the change of stance and possible implications.
Helen’s Law would see a change in parole terms that would mean murderers must reveal the whereabouts of a victim’s body before being considered for parole.
The recent case of serial rapist Reynhard Sinaga has brought the use of date rape drugs into the news again. So what is the law surrounding date rape drugs?
Applying for removal from the sex offender’s register has been in the news recently – but is it as easy to be removed as they are seeming to suggest?
One of the things we have to deal with from time to time is situations where false information has been given to the police. This is a criminal offence, and it can lead to a lengthy prison sentence. Find out why…
A recent report has shown that despite a dramatic increase in rape allegations, the number of prosecutions has dramatically fallen – we look at why this could be.
Looking at the case of Robyn Williams – the distinguished Met Police officer who, by failing to respond quickly enough to indecent content she was sent, has been convicted of being in possession of indecent videos of a young child being abused.