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The opinions of an English magistrate with a libertarian bent.

Owner: TheJusticeofthePeace

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Latest Blog Posts for The Justice of the Peace[magistrate`s] Blog

  • HALF A MILLION VIEWS AND I HAVE NOW MOVED TO BLOGSPOT
    on Aug 23, 2013
    Thank you to all visitors who have made this blog worthwhile by spending a few minutes from time to time reading my observations. Today this blog originally hosted at BLOG.CO.UK is being closed owing to the host`s techie problems and all future post...
  • UNCHECKED CORRUPTION BEGETS CONSPIRACY THEORIES
    on Aug 22, 2013
    My colleagues and I are generally law abiding citizens past, present and in the vast majority of cases, future. Those whose behaviour transgresses even to an extent which could be described only as “inappropriate” risk removal from the magi...
  • AN ANOMALY
    on Aug 21, 2013
    Doing any repetitive job however complex, rigorous, intricate, detailed, specific, taxing or complex can, over many years, lead to the burying of unusual cases deep in the sub conscious mind. It was only during a casual retiring room discussion rece...
  • INCREASED PENALTY POINTS NOT INCREASED FINES WOULD DETER BAD DRIVING HABITS
    on Aug 19, 2013
    It can be argued that for much low level offending the justice system can be truncated for the purpose simply to punish and deter. Rehabilitation and concern for any victim can safely be considered as inappropriate and unnecessary. Into this cate...
  • A GOOD DAY
    on Aug 17, 2013
    My sitting this week was somewhat unusual. We actually entered the court room at 10.00a.m. and next saw the retiring room at 1.15p.m. Those unfamiliar with behind the scenes at a magistrates` court have a right to utter, “So what`s so special abo...
  • I WILL BE MOVING
    on Aug 16, 2013
    It is not unlikely that by the beginning of September this blog will move permanently to http://thejusticeofthepeaceblog.blogspot.co.uk/ I would ask, therefore, that readers now follow my blog at that site. Comments...
  • GIVE AND TAKE
    on Aug 16, 2013
  • MR MAGOO AND THE MAGISTRATES ASSOCIATION
    on Aug 15, 2013
    On July 30th I posted that Justice Minister Damian Green was to address a meeting the subject of which would be “Reforming the Role of Magistrates”. Amongst my observations I wrote, “Of one thing we can be sure: this so called “event” will...
  • ROAD HOGS
    on Aug 13, 2013
    We all know the phrase, “an accident waiting to happen” which generally means that an unpleasant or unnecessary event or events is highly predictable. At a time when many of the agencies providing input to the magistrates` courts are running on...
  • BACK UP AT BLOGSPOT
    on Aug 12, 2013
    In order to safeguard the future and continuity of this blog, owing to occasional difficulties with the host blog.uk, from today I will be placing identical posts on this address as a back up. Comments...
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