In 2015, the average hourly rate charged by partners at the so-called Magic Circle firms reached a new record of £850
World View: The court needs to sign up more countries; to streamline its procedures; to mature. Because never before in history has there been a forum for the weak to obtain justice from those who would like to consider themselves all-powerful. It demands to be nurtured
Total could top 11 million if unknown numbers held in Chinese and North Korean detention centres were included
Seven years of Jacqueline Sauvage’s remaining 10-year sentence are waived
Lord Chief Justice says judges 'feel that the burdens of work imposed on them have increased'
Miklas Scholz: 'I have written many journals so I am used to writing in proper English and proper sentences and wouldn’t use words and phrases like being ‘in hot water’ to describe being in trouble because it is not correct'
What will happen to the innocent people who may already have pleaded guilty?
He's already got David Cameron to tear up a prison deal with Saudi Arabia and has reversed Chris Grayling's ludicrous ban on books – what's next?
When Maria Miller travels to Sochi next week, she must seize the opportunity to raise the issue of LGBT rights with Russian officials
From Seattle to the Austrian border, the fallout from the latest verdict on Meredith Kercher’s murder has been dramatic
Damon Feldman, the promoter organizing the bout with the star, has confirmed that the fight will take place on 1 March
Shrien Dewani, who is accused of organising the murder of his wife Anni, has lost a High Court bid to block his extradition to South Africa until he is fit to stand trial.
More than 80 backbenchers had demanded a tougher line on deporting foreign criminals from Britain
The Premier League side are looking to redevelop their existing ground
HIV and AIDs campaigners have called the amendment "draconian"
The drones were used to locate suspects after an armed stand-off developed