Justice http://govtoday.co.uk/ Tue, 05 Feb 2013 01:09:16 GMT FeedCreator 1.8.0-dev (info@mypapit.net) en-gb Huhne resigns as MP http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/14652-huhne-changes-plea-to-guilty Former cabinet minister Chris Huhne has pleaded guilty to perverting the course of justice over claims his ex-wife Vicky Pryce took speeding points for him a decade ago

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Mon, 04 Feb 2013 11:57:41 GMT http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/14652-huhne-changes-plea-to-guilty
Today's figures make grim reading for both retailers and police http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/14491-today-s-figures-make-grim-reading-for-both-retailers-and-police David Hanson MP, Labour's Shadow Policing Minister, commenting on reports today that the cost of retail crime has risen to £1.6 billion, said:

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Mon, 21 Jan 2013 12:07:52 GMT http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/14491-today-s-figures-make-grim-reading-for-both-retailers-and-police
Cooper reacts to sexual violence figures http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/14402-cooper-reacts-to-sexual-violence-figures Yvette Cooper MP, Shadow Home Secretary & Minister for Women & Equalities, responding to the Home Office/MoJ/ONS report on Sexual Offending in England and Wales said

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Fri, 11 Jan 2013 12:12:19 GMT http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/14402-cooper-reacts-to-sexual-violence-figures
Shocking cost of VAT fraud to UK http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/14337-shocking-cost-of-vat-fraud-to-uk New research from BDO LLP, the accountancy and business advisory firm, shows that tax fraud accounts for nearly  half (44%) of all fraud reported in the UK – the highest level since 2007

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Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:08:40 GMT http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/14337-shocking-cost-of-vat-fraud-to-uk
Whiplash crackdown http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/14145-whiplash-crackdown New measures to bring down the number and cost of whiplash claims, including speculative and fraudulent applications has been announced today

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Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:08:40 GMT http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/14145-whiplash-crackdown
Young Muslim offenders on the rise http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/14100-young-muslim-offenders-on-the-rise The proportion of offenders within youth jails who are Muslim has risen sharply from 2009. The report, Children and Young People in Custody 2011-12, highlights a rise in Muslim offenders from 13% in 2009-10 to 21% in 2011-12

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Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:08:40 GMT http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/14100-young-muslim-offenders-on-the-rise
Car clocking company owner jailed http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/13903-car-clocking-company-owner-jailed The owner of a car clocking company has been jailed in a landmark legal case. Michael Ogle, owner of the Swindon-based Mileage Correction Firm, was sentenced to nine months in prison.

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Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:08:40 GMT http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/13903-car-clocking-company-owner-jailed
Labour's policy is that prisoners should not be given the vote http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/13876-labour-s-policy-is-that-prisoners-should-not-be-given-the-vote Sadiq Khan MP, Labour's Shadow Justice Secretary, commenting on today's publication by the Government of a draft Bill on prisoner voting, said:

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Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:08:40 GMT http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/13876-labour-s-policy-is-that-prisoners-should-not-be-given-the-vote
Transgender victims remembered http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/13815-transgender-victims-remembered Campaigners and unions will today mark Trans Day of Remembrance - an annual event that remembers transgender people murdered because of their identity.

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Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:08:40 GMT http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/13815-transgender-victims-remembered
9 points for TV viewing taxi driver http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/13773-9-points-for-tv-viewing-taxi-driver A taxi driver received nine penalty points on his taxi licence after undercover council officials caught him watching a football match on his mobile phone while driving.

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Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:08:40 GMT http://govtoday.co.uk/home-affairs/47-justice/13773-9-points-for-tv-viewing-taxi-driver