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30th June, 2020

9 St John Street Criminal Team Bulletin - Issue 8

As the elements of lockdown are slowly eased, in this bulletin we keep you up to date with:

  • the latest legal developments,
  • cases of interest in which we were recently instructed,
  • the latest news concerning the operation of the Crown Court and
  • seminars and events planned for the future.

As the courts open themselves up for increased business, we look forward to meeting with our professional and lay clients and working towards some normality. We are always here to assist.

  Criminal Team Bulletin - 30/06/2020



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