Chief Crown Prosecutor discusses failing all her ‘O’ levels and meeting the Queen.
John Terry at Westminster Court A London Westminster Magistrates’ Court has found Chelsea captain John Terry not guilty of racial abuse and acquitted of a racially-aggravated public order offence. The Chief Crown Prosecutor Alison Saunder said: "The very serious allegation at the heart of this
As a former Crown prosecutor who's run many sexual assault trials, I'm not at all surprised that none of these young women reported their experiences (if they are true). Most members of the public, until they're in the situation themselves, don't und...
Travis Vader, charged with two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of Lyle and Marie McCann, was supposed to go on trial in April 2014. A few months before that the RCMP sergeant in charge of the investigation told Crown prosecutor Michelle Doyle that key information was missing. Doyle called it a 'disclosure crisis.'
The Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) will begin an investigation into claims that highly-respected Senior Crown Prosecutor Margaret Cunneen attempted to pervert the course of justice by telling her daughter to fake chest pains after an accident so that she would avoid being breath tested. What are your thoughts – Is the ICAC investigation justified, or is it just a withchhunt? Our latest blog has more.
ICAC inspector announces audit of Margaret Cunneen inquiry. The Establishment protects its own - senior crown prosecutor Margaret Cunneeen tells son's girlfriend how to avoid breath test after car crash - clearly wrong for anyone let alone someone at the top of the legal profession. Not corrupt but close enough for the attempt to pervert the law. Their defense is that ICAC out of its territory to address this. If any other ordinary citizen did this they would be crucified by the police.
Three young sisters and their polygamous father's first wife were murdered in the name of religious purity, according to the Crown prosecutor: A staged car accident, plotted and executed, allegedly by the father, mother and brother of 19-year-old Zainab, 17-year-old Sahar, and 13-year-old Gheeti Shafia, whose reportedly brazen refusal to comply with the traditions imposed on Afghan females so polluted the family's honor that only death could remove its taint.