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Greg Stewart appears on the Victoria Derbyshire Show

21 February, 2018

Yesterday morning Greg Stewart contributed to a discussion on ‘upskirting’ on the BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire show. The discussion focused on campaigners calling for a specific law to criminalise the act. Following his appearance he commented ‘Whilst taking photographs is not generally a criminal offence it is likely to become one if campaigners succeed in tidying up this […]

Sentence Quashed on Appeal

14 February, 2018

On Thursday 8 February, Thom Dyke, of 9 Gough Square Chambers successfully represented JO, a GT Stewart client, in an application for an appeal against sentence at the Court of Appeal. JO had pleaded guilty to breach of a ten year old restraining order and was sentenced to 18 months’ imprisonment. JO’s trial solicitors and […]

Greg Stewart Contributes To Unreliable Evidence on Radio 4

25 September, 2017

Last week Greg Stewart took part in a Youth Justice discussion on Unreliable Evidence Radio 4 with Clive Anderson. Greg was asked to contribute to the show as he is the specialist lawyer on youth justice on the Law Society Criminal Law Committee. The programme discussed the developments since the Crime & Disorder Act 1998 […]

The Accused

2 August, 2017

On Monday Channel 5 screened the latest episode of the Accused. In 2016 GT Stewart agreed to work with Brinkworth Films to make a series of realistic documentaries of what it is like to face a criminal prosecution from the perspective of the accused. The media reaction to the first two episodes has been very […]

Fascinating History of our Croydon Office

13 July, 2017

The Past and Present of the London Road Blog has documented the fascinating history of our Croydon office at 158-162 London Road. Discover how the building has changed use over the years from its early life as a school all the way to the present day as the home of GT Stewart in Croydon. Follow […]

Greg Stewart hosts Fiji delegation

26 September, 2016

On 19 September Greg Stewart hosted a delegation of Fijian lawyers at the Law Society. The group comprised senior members of the Fijian justice system who are implementing a new duty solicitor scheme in Fiji and have been on a research mission to the UK to look at arrangements here. Greg was asked to meet […]