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Advising on immigration offences

Criminal practitioners are reminded of the need to be familiar with the statutory defences to immigration-related offences when advising clients suspected or accused of these offences, following concerns raised by the Criminal Cases Review Commission (CCRC). Responding to an article in the Law Society Gazette on 14 June 2012 the CCRC has expressed concern as