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Police will regain powers to press charges Theresa May said
Police to get charging powers

By politics.co.uk staff Police officers will regain the ability to press charges in thousands of minor criminal cases, new home secretary Theresa May announced today. In her first major speech in her new job, Ms May told the Police Federation’s annual conference that she will take away the right of the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS)… Read more »

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Unite are appealing the injunction
Unite appeals strike ruling

By politics.co.uk staff The trade union Unite is appealing against a high court ruling which prevented the start of today’s 20-day British Airways strike. In a surprising verdict which halted the strike just hours before it was due to begin, the judge said the strike was illegal due to a technical breach of the 1992… Read more »

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