A judicial clanger…

Mr Justice Harman, voted by lawyers three times as the “worst judge in Britain”, resigned in 1998. He once, when a female witness said her title was “Ms”, replied: “I’ve always thought there were only three kinds of women: wives, whores, and mistresses. Which are you?” —“Classic judicial clangers” by Gary Slapper in The Times, … Continue reading A judicial clanger…

75% – who’d have thought that

It’s funny how percentages are important in my life. For some time I have been trying to get my percentages up. Slowly, little by little I have regained ground from my initial high point. Today I got my latest result: 75% – major bounces. Now, I should clarify, these are the percentages in my assignments … Continue reading 75% – who’d have thought that

Two modules done, more to come…

It’s the time of year when most students are getting the results of their exams — not their resits or resubmissions — but for me it is the time to get the result of my resubmission of the examinable content of the first year of Law with The Open University, W100 - Rules, rights and … Continue reading Two modules done, more to come…