The Judge’s Conflicts of Interests and Loyalties

Judges and Conflicts… Judges are independent.  Of everything and everybody.  They cannot be influenced by the legislative.  They are above all that. Hmm… Is this actually true? Judges find themselves in a position that is unique.  They are employees of the State.  Presumably, like all other employees, they have to do what they are told.  […]

The Scandal of Court Fees

Courts Rake in Huge Profits from Court Fees – The Implications for Access to Justice It seems that, following a huge hike in court fees last year, the Courts Service have made a very nice profit of just over £100 million, according to figures released in December 2017. The family courts raked in £186 million… […]