Karl Laird

Karl Laird

Karl Laird is a lecturer in law at St John’s College Oxford and an associate member of the Oxford Law Faculty. He is co-author of Smith and Hogan’s Criminal Law and Smith and Hogan’s Text, Cases and Materials on Criminal Law. He is also a team lawyer at the Law Commission for England and Wales.

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Jogee loose ends

David Ormerod and Karl Laird examine where secondary liability and joint enterprise stand in law after Jogee

The decision of the Supreme Court and Privy Council in R v Jogee [2016] UKSC 8; Ruddock v The Queen [2016] UKPC 7 has unsurprisingly achieved considerable publicity and comment. 

25 April 2016
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Earnings, reform and engagement

The new Bar Council earnings report presents a collective challenge for the self-employed Bar, remote hearings are changing and Bar Conference is back next month

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