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21 Jul 2017, 6:45 am
"Lady Hale becomes first woman president of UK Supreme Court": Frances Gibb of The Times of London has this report. [read post]
16 Oct 2007, 2:35 am
From Times OnlineOctober 15, 2007Lawyers from Clifford Chance are attempting to stop Jack Alderman being put to death in Frances Gibb, Legal Editor of The TimesA team of leading UK lawyers has intervened to halt the execution by lethal injection this week of America's longest-serving prisoner on "death row" â€â [read post]
9 Nov 2010, 12:24 am
The Supreme Court had been asked to put forward plans to slash between 25 to 40 per cent in its £13 million budget, along with all other public sector bodies, Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers has told The Times. [read post]
22 Nov 2007, 10:27 pm
" Frances Gibb on Barristers: What do we think of them? [read post]
18 Sep 2008, 10:29 am
Legal Editor Frances Gibb spent time at the Royal Courts watching Mr Justice Hedley dispense what he himself admitted was sometimes 'rough and ready' justice.Gibb's article makes fascinating reading, as she follows the cases coming before the court on a "typical vacation day", from a father who had not seen his children for two years to child abduction cases, to an intractable contact/residence dispute. [read post]
19 Mar 2010, 12:45 am
Image: David HawgoodIn The Times' Law Central column yesterday Frances Gibb points out that "things are looking worrying down in the Family Division", with just two weeks to go before current President Sir Mark Potter leaves, and still no successor announced. [read post]
25 Oct 2009, 11:44 pm
The other two articles are both by Frances Gibb, one concerning the risks of the proposed cuts in legal aid and the other dealing with the post-Baby P increase in care applications and its consequences for Cafcass.The Times has, of course, long taken an interest in the family justice system, and has been running a campaign to open up the courts. [read post]
9 Mar 2009, 3:55 am
Frances Gibb, writing in the Times, recognizes that a victory for Age Concern (now unlikely) “could lead to a far-reaching change in domestic employment law, and a flood of compensation actions in addition to the 260 now pending”. [read post]
23 May 2008, 2:00 pm
Frances Gibb reported in The Times today that fortune tellers and astrologists will be bracketed with double glazing salesmen and will have to act fairly towards consumers. [read post]
8 Dec 2008, 10:42 am
Frances Gibb in an article in The Times today suggests that the powers may actually 'worsen parent wars'. [read post]
2 Sep 2010, 7:21 am by charonqc
Today, in The Times, Frances Gibb wrote a fascinating piece entitled “Law struggles to keep up with bloggers”. [read post]
14 Apr 2010, 10:30 pm by Adam Wagner
As Francis Gibb writes in The Times, “it… became derided by the Government’s own ministers as well as by the Conservatives as a “charter for the undeserving” and for criminals. [read post]
9 Mar 2009, 3:55 am by Scott Gower
Indeed they have, ruling that a compulsory retirement age of 65 is capable of being justified as being a 'proportionate means of achieving a legitimate aim' and so therefore is not age discrimination.The case will now have to go back to the High Court, where the Government will need to justify a legitimate aim linked to social or employment policy.The Times legal editor, Frances Gibb, notes that "the ruling will disappoint those approaching 65 but hoping to… [read post]
13 Apr 2010, 12:17 am
However, says Gibb, in the immediate future he will have no time for such frivolities. [read post]
24 Oct 2007, 12:22 am
The BQAP will provide a mechanism to advise and assist barristers in need of help, and enable us to rebut unsubstantiated anecdotal suggestions of low standards” Frances Gibb had an interesting article in The Times yesterday: “Will lawyers exist in 100 years: Join the Debate”. [read post]
23 Oct 2011, 12:45 am by Adam Wagner
The headline, which I am fairly sure was not written by Frances Gibb, the Times’ excellent legal correspondent and writer of the article itself, bears no relation to Lord Judge’s comments to the House of Lords Constitution Committee (see from 10:25). [read post]
10 May 2010, 10:55 pm by Adam Wagner
Open justice in the family courts may be an aspiration but not a reality for some time yet. [read post]
10 Jun 2007, 11:37 am
On Monday 11th June…   Frances Gibb of The Times reports: “The trial next week of a Court of Appeal judge accused of flashing will be heard by a rare panel of a judge sitting with two magistrates because of the sensitivity of the case. [read post]
3 Dec 2009, 10:54 pm by charonqc
Rather bizarrely, in the same edition of The Times, Frances Gibb then puts in a very short story about the the fact that BPP is now the fashionable place to study! [read post]