Court workers’ union votes to go on strike over Covid safety concerns

Court workers’ union votes to go on strike over Covid safety concerns – despite backlog of almost 500,000 unheard cases Members of the Public and Commercial Services union backed industrial action  The union has been calling for courts to be closed, and reopened with testing PCS general secretary it was caused by bosses refusal to … Read more

Multi-millionaire carpenter wins court battle with estranged wife over slice of his £10m fortune

Multi-millionaire carpenter wins court battle with estranged wife over slice of his £10m fortune after she claimed she was ‘cheated’ in their separation agreement almost a decade ago Sharon Horohoe said she was ‘cheated’ following breakdown of her marriage Estranged wife demanded Ciaran Horohoe should hand her £5million A judge ruled she should get £600,000 instead … Read more

Government ‘unlawfully’ failed to publish details of 500 Covid-related contracts, court hears

The Government unlawfully failed to publish details of more than 500 coronavirus-related contracts on time, a High Court judge has today said. Government officials have 30 days to publish online details of contracts for public goods or services worth more than £120,000. But a High Court judge today said the Department of Health and Social … Read more

European Court of Justice threatens to fine UK over air pollution in post-Brexit ruling

EU’s top court threatens to fine Britain for breaking air pollution rules in its first ruling against the UK since Brexit Britain left the ECJ on December 31 but will apply rulings from outstanding cases The court said the UK had ‘systematically’ flouted EU limits on nitrogen dioxide  If Britain fails to cut pollution the … Read more

Driver was Tasered in front of son for ‘refusing to comply’ after he was pulled over, court hears

Desmond Ziggy Mombeyarara, pictured at an earlier hearing last year, is on trial accused of obstructing police officers and drink driving  A father pulled over for speeding was Tasered by police in front of his young child on a petrol station forecourt after allegedly ‘refusing to comply’, a trial has heard. Desmond Ziggy Mombeyarara, 35, … Read more

Tommy Robinson will represent himself at libel trial because he ‘can’t afford a lawyer’, court hears

Tommy Robinson will represent himself in a libel trial next month because he ‘cannot afford a lawyer’, the High Court has heard. The English Defence League founder, whose real name is Stephen Yaxley-Lennon, is being sued by a Syrian refugee who was filmed being attacked in a school playground. A video showing Jamal Hijazi, then … Read more

Masked attackers with swords struck down man, 29, in front of girl on roller skates, court hears 

Masked attackers armed with swords and knives struck down man, 29, in front of young girl on roller skates as he fled down street in north London, court hears Joshua White, 29, was fatally stabbed in Hackney, north London, April 26 2019   He sought refuge in Frampton Foods shop where he was stabbed in the chase As … Read more

Meghan Markle ‘should face cross- examination’ in privacy claim, High Court appeal hearing told

A High Court judge today denied the Mail On Sunday and MailOnline their right to an appeal hearing over the Duchess of Sussex’s privacy and copyright claims and ruled that he was correct to grant summary justice on the privacy claim with no trial. Lord Justice Warby refused to overturn his ruling from last month … Read more

Woman, 69, who gave birth to twins aged 64 is ruled unfit to care for them by Spanish court

A 69-year-old woman has lost custody of the twins she gave birth to aged 64 after Spain‘s highest court ruled that she was incapable of looking after them. The Spanish Supreme Court upheld an April 22, 2020 ruling to remove the children, handed down by the Provincial Court of Burgos, which found that the twins … Read more

Katherine Schwarzenegger and her younger sister Christina hit the tennis court in Brentwood

Katherine Schwarzenegger laughs in the parking lot as she and her younger sister Christina hit the tennis court in Brentwood By Dan Heching For Dailymail.com Published: 05:50 GMT, 2 March 2021 | Updated: 05:50 GMT, 2 March 2021 They are sisters who were once part of California‘s first family. And Katherine and Christina Schwarzenegger looked … Read more