26-10-2020Convictions for rapes in London less likely than in 2015, research shows
Concern over fall in convictions and growing delays in capital despite rise in reports of rapes and sexual offences
21-10-2020Robot judges determining guilt through speech and body temperature ‘commonplace’ within 50 years, AI guru predicts
It might not be long before we see robot judges handing out justice based on the speech patterns and body temperatures of defendants.
20-10-2020Coronavirus: MPs debate pet theft law change amid lockdown rise
Pet theft reform has become "more pressing" following lockdown when "record numbers" of animals were stolen by thieves, MPs have been told.
19-10-2020Coronavirus: Call for law change after vegan festival blocked
A council has called for Covid-19 to be taken into account in licensing after struggling to object to a festival expected to attract 1,000 people.
16-10-2020Man denied £1.7m payout by Betfred takes fight to High Court
A man who was refused a payout of £1.7m after his online betting company account was credited with the money is taking his case to the High Court.