Weekly Notes: legal news from ICLR — 10 December 2018

This week’s roundup includes open justice and transparency at home and abroad, sound and fury in music and law, police misuse of data, a media law resource, and the unavoidable consequences of Brexit.

Amal Clooney at Press behind bars event during 73rd United Nations General Assembly in New York, September 2018.

Human Rights

TrialWatch project to monitor abuse of justice systems

Family law

Transparency guidance


Commons committee’s negative verdict on the deal


Settled and pre-settled status for EU citizens and their families

Music and law

Sound and fury — orchestral manoeuvres in the dock

Data protection

Police’s gangs database broke data protection law

Sleigh-ing the Christmas GDPR myths

Media law

New Leveson Inquiry resource

Tweet of the Week

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