LAWYER 'DELIGHTED' TO BE UP FOR AWARD
A lawyer from Folkestone has been shortlisted for the Human Rights Lawyer of the Year award. Richard Charlton is a mental health and mental capacity specialist at R Charlton Solicitors. The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony hosted by BBC Radio 4 Today presenter Mishal Hussain on October 22 at the Hilton Park Lane Hotel, London.
NEW RIGHTS FOR CARE HOME RESIDENTS AND THEIR FAMILIES
A court in London, the Court of Protection, responsible for overseeing the rights of many of those based in care has just introduced new rules to handle the expected rise in legal challenges for the most vulnerable in our society.