Monthly Archives: November 2019


Extinction Rebellion and Obstruction of the Highway

6 November 2019 As Extinction Rebellion continue to make headlines, 39 Park Square pupil Peter Cruickshank gave a seminar talk to a packed audience of lawyers and Extinction Rebellion activists.   The seminar was titled, ‘Climate Change Litigation and the Right to Protest’, and run by the UK Environmental Law Association (UKELA). The topic was climate change […]

Chambers joint head Richard Canning successfully appeals life sentence in CACD

The defendant was in a relationship with the complainant. At his Plea and Trial Preparation Hearing, he pleaded guilty to one count of rape, two counts of assault occasioning actual bodily harm and one count of unlawful wounding against her. The defendant had a previous conviction for manslaughter from an incident occurring in 2009. Manslaughter […]