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This year, The Lawyer’s annual ranking of the largest UK law firms by turnover is available as an interactive, digital benchmarking tool. For the first time this will allow you to manipulate each data set against the metrics of your choice.
SO many British offenders are serving life sentences (currently 4,000) that the Home Office is converting the wing of Kingston jail, Portsmouth, into a retirement home for elderly inmates.
Prison Reform Trust director, Stephen Shaw, warned last week that a trend towards long criminal "careers" and longer sentences was making for more aged prisoners - the oldest male prisoner in England and Wales is 87 years old.