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Modernising the Magistracy

Anthony Wooding of Kerseys Solicitors Ipswich, comments on the recent speech by the Rt Hon Damian Green MP, of how he envisages reforming the magistracy in the 21st Century.

Mr Green has spoken about having the right number of magistrates from more diverse and multi-skilled backgrounds, combined with the right powers, will ensure that the magistracy and the criminal justice system can work more effectively in future.