News & Views
Criminal Defence | Friday 24 July 2020
Convictions quashed as Court of Appeal refuse to sanction “sea change in the meaning of consent” in sex cases
David Emanuel QC of the Garden Court Criminal Defence Team represented the appellant instructed by Shaun Draycott of Draycott Browne Solicitors.
Criminal Defence | Wednesday 1 July 2020
Garden Court Chambers - Crime team statement on the right to trial by jury
Garden Court Chambers is implacably opposed to any dilution of the right to jury trial, whether temporary or permanent. Replacing a jury with a judge and two magistrates or reducing the number of jurors from twelve to seven is no solution to the problem a
Criminal Defence | Tuesday 23 June 2020
Not guilty verdict for Murder and Attempted Murder at Old Bailey following death of man hit by car
Keir Monteith QC instructed by Ali Has of Morgan Has.
Criminal Defence | Monday 18 May 2020
Expert guidance published by the Howard League and Garden Court Chambers on keeping children out of custody during the Covid-19 pandemic
By Kate Aubrey-Johnson of the Garden Court Chambers Criminal Defence Team and Laura Janes, Legal Director at Howard League for Penal Reform.