Musings and Snippets from a recently retired JP. I served for 31 years, mostly in west London. I was Chairman of my Bench for some years, and a member of the National Bench Chairmen's Forum All cases are based on real ones, but anonymised and composited. All opinions are those of one or more individuals. JPs swear to enforce the law of the land, whether or not they approve of it. Nothing on here constitutes legal advice.
Wednesday, June 10, 2009
Probation is again in the spotlight after the appalling Sonnex case. This most overloaded and under-appreciated service really deserves our support as it attempts to cope with society's dirty work. Here's the excellent Marcel Berlins.