Please read this latest guidance for magistrates who sit in the adult court
Find out how the amendments might affect your judicial role
Updated December 2021 The main aim of this Compendium is to provide guidance on directing the jury in Crown Court trials and when sentencing, though it contains some practical suggestions in other areas, for example ...
The “blue guide” is an essential resource for judges and lawyers
Note from the Judicial Lead for Youth Justice in England and Wales
The youth court deals with criminal proceedings against those who are aged 10 – 17 years old.
Dame Victoria Sharp was called to the Bar (Inner Temple) in 1979. She became a Recorder in 1998-2008. She was appointed as a Justice of the High Court in 2009, and was assigned to the ...
This Review provides insight into the work of judges sitting in the Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
This Review will provide a little insight into the work of judges sitting in the Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
A Protocol between The National Police Chiefs’ Council, The Crown Prosecution Service and Her Majesty’s Courts & Tribunals Service to Expedite Cases Involving Witnesses Under 10 Years.