Bar Council Advocates Examination of Authority in Private ProsecutionsBar Council Advocates Examination of Authority in Private Prosecutions

Bar Council Advocates Examination of Authority in Private Prosecutions

The Bar Council has urged Parliament to reevaluate the safeguards concerning private prosecutions following the Post Office Horizon scandal. Sam Townend KC, Chair of the Bar Council, expressed concerns arising from the Post Office scandal, which is considered one of the most significant miscarriages of justice in the country. Townend highlighted two specific areas of […]