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Day: 3 June 2016

Inquest jury finds gross failings contributed to death of 14 year old Amy El-Keria in private Priory mental health hospital

Late on Wednesday, 1 June 2016, after hearing 11 days of evidence, an Inquest jury at West Sussex Coroner’s Court returned a unanimous conclusion that neglect (a gross failure to provide basic care and attention) contributed to the death of 14 year old Amy El-Keria who hung herself whilst admitted as an informal mental health […]

Countdown to the Referendum: Immigration and Brexit

‘Countdown to the Referendum’ is a series of free downloadable articles by Matrix that will explore a number of legal topics surrounding the UK referendum on 23 June 2016. Over the coming weeks, our experts at Matrix will cover the legal enforceability of the recent EU settlement, election law issues and the referendum process, claims […]

Road to Rio: Corruption in Sport

This is the fifth article in our ‘Road to Rio’ article series. Over the coming months we will be discussing some of the key legal issues in sport, whilst looking ahead to the Rio Olympics and Paralympics this summer. This week, Tim Owen QC discusses corruption in sport, considering a number of the investigations into corrupt activities. This week’s […]