Legal issues top Labour conference

Legal issues are once again to the fore at the Labour Party conference this week. The Labour Legal Services Campaign is well-represented with leading lawyers including Helena Kennedy QC and Andrew Dismore of Robin Thompson & Partners. The firm is sponsoring the event. The National Union of Civil and Public Servants Association meeting is called Justice for Sale – Deregulating the Courts. The Howard League for Penal Reform & The Association of Chief Officers of Probation will examine injustices in the criminal justice system.