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A flawed response to a crisis?
Legal update
Simon McKay, of McKay Law Solicitors & Advocates of Leeds, looks at
the recommendations outlined in The Stern Review on the handling of
rape allegations.

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More questions than answers
Legal update
Simon McKay, of McKay Law Solicitors & Advocates of Leeds, looks at the recent developments in the Jamie Bulger murder case and the implications for public confidence in the justice system.
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Admissibility of evidence
Legal update
Simon McKay, of McKay Law Solicitors & Advocates of Leeds, looks at
one of the most challenging areas of law that is likely to emerge over
the next few years: the admissibility of evidence gathered by private
individuals.

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Covert human intelligence sources
Legal Update
Simon McKay, of McKay Law Solicitors & Advocates of Leeds, looks at the role of informers.
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Tackling online grooming
Legal Update
The Internet appears to be changing the way sexual offenders select and
groom their victims, according to new research by the European Online
Grooming Project. Academics fhave found sexual offenders appear to be
using the Internet to fast-track the abuse process. Professor Julia
Davidson, from Kingston University; Stephen Webster, from the National
Centre for Social Research (NatCen), and Professor Antonia Bifulco,
from Royal Holloway, University of London, outline the European Online
Grooming Project’s findings so far and their implications for police
professionals.

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A case for anonymity
Legal update
Simon McKay, solicitor advocate, of McKay Law Solicitors &
Advocates of Leeds, argues that any application for witness ‘screens’
or anonymity should be granted only after the most exhaustive
consideration of the competing factors.

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A question of self-defence
Legal update
Simon McKay, solicitor advocate, of McKay Law Solicitors &
Advocates of Leeds, argues that stepping outside legal principles
carefully evolved over many years is inherently dangerous.

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Obligation to protect life
Legal update
Simon McKay, solicitor advocate, of McKay Law Solicitors & Advocates of Leeds, looks at the legal issues surrounding ‘a real and immediate threat’.
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A question of privacy
Legal Updata
Simon McKay, solicitor advocate, of McKay Law Solicitors &
Advocates of Leeds, looks at the legal issues raised by full body
scanning at airports.

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A test of proportionality
Legal Update
Following the introduction of the Human Rights Act 1998, the term
proportionality was imported into policing vocabulary to the extent
that it is now accepted parlance, as Simon McKay, solicitor advocate,
of McKay Law Solicitors & Advocates of Leeds, explains.

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