Weekly Notes: legal news from ICLR, 11 November 2019

This week’s roundup of legal news and commentary includes pro bono heroes and election villains, some depressing prison statistics, and a pause for two minutes silence, this morning, to remember all those who gave their lives in war.

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Armistice Day remembered in Lincoln’s Inn on 11 November 2019. (Photograph by Barbara Rich)

Legal Professions

Pro Bono Week

Bar Pro Bono Awards

Election

Calls for social media advertising ban

Reports withheld

Prisons

Statistics published

Open data

‘Weeknotes’ launched

Recent reads

Dates and Deadlines

‘Algorithms, Artificial Intelligence and the Law’ — Sir Henry Brooke Annual Lecture 2019

Survive & Thrive — Judge: Friend or Foe

Tweet of the Week

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