ANNOUNCEMENT – NEW PRACTICE MANAGER APPOINTED

I am honoured and delighted to announce the appointment of Tracey McIver as Practice Manager. Tracey has worked in the legal profession for over 30 years and will prove invaluable as the Chambers expands. Tracey says: "I have worked exclusively in the legal profession for over 30 years focusing on Debt Collection and enforcement including insolvency. My experience includes heading…

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IN DEFENCE OF THE MARKET PLACE OF IDEAS

The metaphor of ‘the market-place of ideas’, refers to the notion that no idea should be suppressed, but instead should be free to enter the ‘market-place’, where, to continue the metaphor, it can be bought or rejected. Whilst he did not use the expression, John Stuart Mill sought to justify the marketplace of ideas, in Chapter two of his book’…

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TWITTER ISSUES LAWSUIT AGAINST THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF TEXAS

Twitter has begun a lawsuit to stop an investigation by the Attorney General of Texas, Ken Paxton, into its moderation practices, see HERE. Twitter claims the lawsuit is an attempt to: …intimidate, harass, and target Twitter in retaliation for Twitter’s exercise of its First Amendment rights” Twitter further claims that the investigation amounts to a retaliation against them for the…

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