The Magistrate's Blog (2005-2012)

This blog has migrated to www.magistratesblog.blogspot.co.uk This blog is anonymous, and Bystander's views are his and his alone. Where his views differ from the letter of the law, he will enforce the letter of the law because that is what he has sworn to do. If you think that you can identify a particular case from one of the posts you are wrong. Enough facts are changed to preserve the truth of the tale but to disguise its exact source.

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The blog is written by a retired JP, with over 30 years' experience on the Bench.

Sunday, March 04, 2007

A Formerly Very Long Post

I couldn't link to this very thoughtful speech by the LCJ, because I could only find it on an official (passworded) website. So here it is for those of you who are interested in a reasoned explanation of what a senior judge thinks:-

Thanks to our friend Anon, here is the link