Publications

Future of the Parole Board
|General|Guidance
Ministry of Justice consultation paper The Council of Her Majesty’s Circuit Judges response Many Circuit Judges, both serving and retired, are members of the Parole Board. Our comments and observations are based upon a great ...




Regulatory Independence
|General|Guidance
Legal Services Board consultation This document is the response to the consultation paper, Regulatory Independence. All submissions received by the Legal Services Board have been published online and a list of respondents is included at ...


Bail and Murder
|General|Guidance
District Judges’ (Magistrates’ Court) – Legal Committee CP11/08 Lists questions for response in this consultation paper regarding any change to the law governing bail necessary. response43djmcbailandmurder.pdf President of the Queen’s Bench Division (PQBD) response The ...

Controlling costs in defamation proceedings
|General|Guidance|Civil
Master of the Rolls (MoR) Private Office response We agree with the statement in the MoJ consultation paper that “there is an inherent unfairness in the present system, which impacts disproportionately on defendants in defamation ...