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24 Mar 2020

Parliament and Brexit - a new Report

A report on "Parliament and Brexit’ was published today by UK in a Changing Europe. It explores the role Parliament has played to date on Brexit, as well as the challenges and opportunities .

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19 Mar 2020

Mini-Pupillages at Six Pump Court postponed until further notice

Due to the risks associated with the coronavirus, Chambers has postponed all mini-pupillages until further notice.

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19 Mar 2020

Birmingham City Council v Tesco Stores Limited - prosecution for selling food after expiry of "use by" date"

Judgment has been reserved in the case of Birmingham City Council v Tesco Stores Limited concerning “use by” dates and the relationship of European Regulation 1169/2011 Article 24 and Article 14 of Regulation 178/2002.

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19 Mar 2020

Supply of drugs and toxic substances - liability for manslaughter

Richard Barraclough QC and Gordon Menzies have written a paper discussing the impact of this case and the Court of Appeal judgment on drug supply cases.

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18 Mar 2020

Coronavirus (Covid-19) – visitors to Chambers

In the current environment our staff and barristers are working hard to ensure our service levels are maintained and minimise risk to all of our clients, staff and barristers.

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12 Mar 2020

Conviction in Miss England wounding

China Gold, was today convicted of the unlawful wounding of a former Miss England finalist, Olivia Cooke. Emin Kandola prosecuted.

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11 Mar 2020

Disabled pensioner murdered and set on fire - Oliver Saxby QC and Nina Ellin prosecuting

The trial of Michael Bryant started last week at Maidstone Crown Court.

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09 Mar 2020

Gross negligence manslaughter conviction in toxic slimming capsule case

The jury today found the defendant guilty of gross negligence manslaughter.

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05 Mar 2020

Nina Ellin prosecutes in drug smuggling case

Nina Ellin prosecutes man for smuggling over £1 million worth of cocaine in the bumpers of his sports car.

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14 Feb 2020

London maritime arbitration: an influencer for the 2020s

In this article for the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, James Clanchy makes the case that maritime arbitration is the quintessence of international commercial arbitration.

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13 Feb 2020

Air safety case - Oliver Saxby QC defending

A 26-year old woman was sentenced yesterday at Chelmsford Crown Court for offences of endangering the safety of persons on an aircraft.

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12 Feb 2020

Trial in the toxic slimming capsule case

Richard Barraclough QC, leading Gordon Menzies has today opened for the Crown in the prosecution of Bernard Rebelo in his retrial for the manslaughter of Eloise Parry.

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11 Feb 2020

Nicholas Baldock speaks at the annual Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Conference

Nicholas Baldock spoke at the 5th Annual Abdominal Wall Reconstruction (AWR) Europe 2020 organized by MA Healthcare Limited held last week at the Royal College of Physicians.

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07 Feb 2020

Climate change nuisance litigation: a potential US export

The emergence of climate change litigation as a species of common law nuisance claims has been a feature of the US legal system for some time.

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31 Jan 2020

Przemysław Krzywosz joins Six Pump Court

Six Pump Court Chambers is pleased to welcome Przemysław Krzywosz, further enhancing our growing capability in international arbitration.

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28 Jan 2020

Six Pump Court is pleased to support the launch of WLAM in Kent

Six Pump Court, along with Tuckers Kent and Mason Solicitors will be sponsoring the launch of WLAM in Kent on 5th March.

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27 Jan 2020

Starvation murder - Oliver Saxby QC prosecuting

The trial of Lynda Rickard and others began this week at Reading Crown Court.

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27 Jan 2020

Police liability case – High Court judgment

On 23 January Mrs Justice Elizabeth Laing handed down an important police liability judgement in the High Court in London.

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27 Jan 2020

Steven Walker QC joins Six Pump Court

Chambers is pleased to welcome Steven Walker QC who will complement and enhance our growing capability in international arbitration.

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17 Jan 2020

Supply of DNP and manslaughter prosecutions: an update

Richard Barraclough QC has been asked to advise on a further prosecution following the death of a consumer who, having taken DNP died in distressing circumstances.

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15 Jan 2020

Terrorism Charge - Oliver Saxby QC instructed

Oliver Saxby QC has been instructed to represent one of three men charged with terrorism offences.

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15 Jan 2020

Climate change and nuisance law: II – the role of the local authority

Can the law of nuisance be used to obtain compensation for the consequences of climate change?

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15 Jan 2020

County lines drugs murder case concludes

Four county lines drug dealers have been convicted in a case prosecuted by Richard Barraclough QC and Danny Moore.

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13 Jan 2020

Maids Moreton Murder - Catch A Killer Documentary

The trial of Ben Field features in tonight’s episode of the Catch A Killer documentary on Channel 4.

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08 Jan 2020

24 hours in Police Custody – Channel 4 series

A Channel 4 series called 24 Hours in Police Custody is running a two part special on a murder case in which one of the defendants was represented by Richard Barraclough QC

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