News / UK and world by Press Association January 30, 2019, 2:25 pm Send us a story Sign up to our Daily newsletter Campaigners have welcomed a “landmark” ruling by the UK’s highest court which they say will benefit “many thousands” of people whose old and minor criminal offences have to be disclosed when applying for certain jobs. They called on the Government to carry out a review of the criminal records disclosure scheme in the light of the Supreme Court’s decision on Wednesday that it was “disproportionate” in two respects. The two areas are the requirement that all previous convictions should be disclosed, however minor, where the person has more than one conviction, and in the case of warnings and reprimands issued to young offenders. The Supreme Court ruling centres on human rights litigation brought by individuals who say their lives are being unfairly haunted by minor offences committed many … [Read more...] about Campaigners welcome Supreme Court ruling on criminal records disclosure scheme
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By Therese Odell, Chron.com / Houston Chronicle Published 8:34 am CST, Friday, January 11, 2019 Criminal Minds (CBS): Renewed for a 15th and final season in 2019-2020. Criminal Minds (CBS): Renewed for a 15th and final season in 2019-2020. Photo: CBS Photo: CBS Image 1 of / 188 Caption Close Image 1 of 188 Criminal Minds (CBS): Renewed for a 15th and final season in 2019-2020. Criminal Minds (CBS): Renewed for a 15th and final season in 2019-2020. Photo: CBS CBS renews 'Criminal Minds'; ABC's 'Modern Family' up in the air 1 / 188 Back to Gallery "Criminal Minds" has been renewed by CBS for one last 10-episode season to air in 2019-2020. One of the longest-running series on the air, … [Read more...] about CBS renews ‘Criminal Minds’; ABC’s ‘Modern Family’ up in the air
"Criminal Minds" will be coming to an end after one more season, Entertainment Tonight reports. One of television's longest-running procedurals was renewed for a 15th season and final season, which will be 10 episodes long. The cast of the of the CBS crime drama is currently working on their 14th season, which will be 15 episodes long. "It is the quintessential CBS hit. We are so proud to have aired it," CBS' EVP of current programs, Amy Reisenbach, said. "It speaks to everything we do best, which is air quality television. It's been successful not only on air but online, in syndication, internationally for ABC [Studios].""Criminal Minds" follows a cast of characters who work for the FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit. Over the years, viewers have become invested in the characters' personal struggles and relationships.The season 14 finale will include some important moments in the team's lives, ET reports — including a wedding.Fans who have been watching at the edge of their … [Read more...] about “Criminal Minds” will come to an end after 15 seasons
NPR subscribe to NPR Politics Podcast podcast NPR One Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Pocket Casts Spotify RSS link Politics Senate To Vote On Criminal Justice Bill After Push From Boosters, White House Listen · 3:20 3:20 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/675596651/675820349" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email Enlarge this image Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said members will now consider a criminal justice bill before the end of this year's lame-duck session. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said members will now consider a criminal justice bill before the end of this year's lame-duck session. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Bowing … [Read more...] about Senate To Vote On Criminal Justice Bill After Push From Boosters, White House
Nov. 2, 2018 / 9:51 PM GMT By Suzanne Gamboa Gustavo Navas in Miami has already voted for this election and voted Republican because he supports President Donald Trump. In Flagstaff, Arizona, university student Alexandra Arias cast her first ballot and took a stand against Trump. Millions of Latinos are expected to vote in this year’s election and potentially millions more won’t bother. But there are hopes that there are many Hispanics among the people who registered for the first time this year, and among those helping to set records on early voting and who will show up at polls on Election Day next Tuesday. Urged by friends, Arias, 18, mailed in her first ballot to vote in her hometown of Scottsdale, Ariz. Growing up in a predominantly wealthy, white neighborhood with many retired people “distanced me from a lot of problems.” Although she considers herself not “into politics,” she knows she doesn’t like the politics of Trump. “I … [Read more...] about Latino voters have a lot on their minds about the midterms. Here’s what they said.