DRUG DRIVING – NEW LAWS

DON’T  DRINK, DO DRUGS and then DRIVE.  Today March 2nd 2015 throughout England and Wales sees the launch of the long awaited new regulations, putting a stop to people driving whilst under the influence of drugs. For the first time, Police forces will be able to stop your vehicle and test you for drugs.   They [...]

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Roadside Drug Testing 2015

Drivers in England and Wales will be subject to roadside drug tests from 2015, as the Government looks to tackle drivers who get behind the wheel while under the influence of drugs. Drug driving tests will come into full use in March 2015, with traffic officers equipped with testing kits able to determine the levels [...]

By | January 6th, 2015|Drug Testing News, Family Law, News|Comments Off on Roadside Drug Testing 2015

Reflecting on the Family Drug and Alcohol Court (FDAC)

The Family Drug and Alcohol Court (FDAC) was set up in 2008 as a programme for parents with drug and alcohol problems. The aim of the FDAC is to improve family life for children, through finding ways in which they can remain in, or return to, their parents' care. However if parents are unable to control their [...]

By | April 15th, 2013|Drug Testing News, Family Law|Comments Off on Reflecting on the Family Drug and Alcohol Court (FDAC)

11th Annual National Pro Bono Week

It’s the 11th annual National Pro Bono Week, sponsored by the Bar Council, the Law Society, the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives, and the College of Law; the time of the year where lawyers are applauded for their incredible voluntary work. Each day lawyers all over the world bring justice to those who could not [...]

By | November 7th, 2012|Family Law|Comments Off on 11th Annual National Pro Bono Week