General Crime: Notable case

Pakistan Cricketers match fixing allegations (2011)

Philip Evans defends Pakistani cricketer Mohammed Asif at Southwark Crown court. Mr Asif along with Salaman Butt are standing trial with regards to allegations of 'spot fixing' following an undercover investigation by the News of the World. The matters alleged took place during the test match, against England at Lords in August 2010.

 

 For further details please follow the links below:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-15311607

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-15334013

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Doctor Dharmasena (2015)
Zoe Johnson QC successfully defended Doctor Dharmasena in the first ever prosecution brought under the Female Genital Mutila
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R v Clarence (Tania) (2015)
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R v P and others (2015)
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Re: Dr F (2015)
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R v Sheikh (Tito) (2014)
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R v Malinovskij (2014)
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R v Curtin and others (2014)
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R -v- Carbon and others (2014)
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Articles:

The Bribery Act 2010 - A Short Guide
Sean Larkin QC provides a new short guide to the Bribery Act 2010 8.11.2011
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Global Reference Guide: Fraud & White Collar Crime 2011
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What is the law regarding the granting of a Firearm - Paul Rooney
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