A high court row over the rights to use a famous 1960s Savile Row tailoring brand has been lost by Conservative Party vice-chairman Alan Lewis.
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Monday 23 February 2009
Here is the full statement issued on behalf of Binyam Mohamed:
Sunday 25 January 2009
Wednesday 14 January 2009
Saturday 27 December 2008
Internet websites could be given cinema-style age-ratings under plans by the Government to limit access to "unacceptable" material, Culture Secretary Andy Burnham has warned.
Wednesday 17 December 2008
Thieves stole computer hardware holding barristers' contact and bank account details from the offices of the Bar Council, a spokesman said today.
Tuesday 25 November 2008
The notorious shock jock Jon Gaunt has found an unlikely ally in Shami Chakrabarti, the director of human rights group Liberty, following his sacking from national commercial station TalkSport last week.
<a href="http://blogs.independent.co.uk/openhouse/2008/11/by-john-rento-8.html">John Rentoul: Time for a "crazy and dangerous procedure"?</a>
Thursday 13 November 2008
A remarkable article by Gavyn Davies in The Guardian today that advocates printing money
Monday 10 November 2008
Sunday 02 November 2008
Friday 24 October 2008
Angela Carter's groundbreaking collection of feminist fairy tales, The Bloody Chamber and other Stories (1979), followed three years on from her translation of Charles Perrault, a lawyer at the court of Louis XIV.
Saturday 11 October 2008
A High Court judge has dismissed a claim by the family of the barrister Mark Saunders that the investigation into his killing by police was unlawful.
Thursday 11 September 2008
A wrangle over legal aid rates which had threatened to delay the start of the trial of a 17-year-old accused of murdering Rhys Jones could affect scores of other big criminal court cases, it was reported today.
Monday 18 August 2008
Saturday 09 August 2008
Say what you will about the opening ceremony, but the parade of nations that followed made the Chinese, in their elaborate historical costume, look like an army of supermodels.
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
Food banks: One million Britons will soon be using them, according to Trussell Trust
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
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