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Tuesday, March 3, 2015

#993: 1984, The Smiths, Heaven Knows I’m Miserable Now

March 3, 2015

After 7 minutes of his opening speech, the prosecutor handed to the jury photographs of the injured child. Two years old, profoundly deaf, her face swollen with bruises and her hair fallen out through the stress of life with my client; her right arm and left leg where in plaster. The jury turned to my […]

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A Terrible Idea – Funded by the UK Government

March 3, 2015

Treasury Secretary, Danny Alexander, has announced that plaques featuring the union jack and the line “funded by UK Government” are to be displayed on public funded projects in Britain. He has stated that the idea would recognise the role played by the UK taxpayer and the plaques would “proudly adorn infrastructure investments from roads in […]

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