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3 Sep 18

ICJ Advisory Opinion - Remi Reichhold is representing the Republic of Mauritius

The International Court of Justice is holding hearings this week for an advisory opinion from the UN General Assembly on the legal consequences of the separation of the Chagos Archipelago from Mauritius in 1965.

10 Sep 18

The Inquests arising from the deaths in the Westminster Terror Attack of 22 March 2017 commence today.

The Inquests arising from the deaths in the Westminster Terror Attack of 22 March 2017 commence today in Court One at the Central Criminal Court (Old Bailey). The Chief Coroner, His Honour Judge Mark Lucraft QC, will hear the Inquests. 

3 Sep 18

5 Essex Court launches pupillage Instagram account

Chambers Pupillage Committee is today launching its new Instagram account: @5essexcourt_pupillages