Ministry of Justice

The Ministry of Justice is one of the largest government departments. Every year around nine million people use its services in 900 locations across the United Kingdom, including 650 courts and tribunals and 139 prisons in England and Wales.
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Greater court protection for homeowners: consultation

05 February 2010
A consultation on whether homeowners who have failed to repay consumer credit debts should have accrued a minimum level of debt before a court can order the sale of their home has been released today.

Cashback from local crooks injected into new skills workshops for local Asian youth

05 February 2010
An innovative new community project in Nottingham that is providing new skills to local Asian youth has been awarded £27,000 from Community Cashback.

Changes to civil legal aid crack down on fraud and refocus resources

03 February 2010
Legal Aid Minister Willy Bach has today announced the government will tighten the rules for civil legal aid so that fraudsters are uncovered at an early stage, and funding is better targeted.

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Lord Chancellor warrant regulations

10 February 2010
Response to a consultation on proposed regulations concerning the Legal Services Board's ability to apply for warrants to allow entry to the premises of approved regulators.

Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007: publicity orders

09 February 2010
A circular on the arrangements for implementing section 10 ('publicity orders') of the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007, which come into effect on 15 February 2010.

Reducing reoffending third sector action plan: annual progress review

04 February 2010
Report outlining progress on work with voluntary and community organisations and social enterprises to reduce reoffending.

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Plans for a new National Victims' Service

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