It is the first time the CPS successfully sought a retrial based on 'new and compelling' evidence since law changes in 2005
BP has won a key court victory in the US that will limit the amount of compensation the oil giant will have to pay following the Gulf of Mexico oil spill in 2010.
Mairead Philpott, who was jailed for 17 years for killing her six children in a house fire, lost a challenge against the length of her sentence rejected today.
He now weighs just 53 kilos, despite being 5ft 11in tall - but appeals to Home Office seem to be unheeded
Veteran broadcaster Stuart Hall has appeared in court charged with raping two girls.
Peter Bull and wife Hazelmary want the Supreme Court to decide whether their decision to refuse to let civil partners Martyn Hall and Steven Preddy stay in a double room constituted sex discrimination
The 70-year-old was found guilty of historic child abuse charges against young girls who posed for his artwork
Court of Appeal judges have been asked to decide whether the punishment handed to Neil Wilson was unduly lenient
Police chiefs are among force staff who could face prosecution for perverting the course of justice in murder trial
Elie Taktouk says UK courts 'are not interested if you are right or wrong they are just trying to protect the woman, they protect the badly behaved ones, not the well behaved ones'
Neil Wilson was allowed to walk free after prosecuting barrister Robert Colover had labelled the young girl 'sexually experienced'
Murderer told he would spend life behind bars has become the first Briton to appeal against tariff in European court
Sgt Nightingale has already been jailed - and freed - for the same crime
Schettino says he saved many lives on Concordia as he faces 20 years in jail at manslaughter trial
Relatives forged a death certificate in order to get an arrest warrant dropped
More than 150 people demanded Attorney General's Office reviewed sentence