Weekly round-up of the highest authorized blogosphere posts

Jonathan Sumption: ‘That is how freedom dies’ — The folly of Britain’s coercive Covid technique [The Spectator]

The glory of the Hamlyn regulation lectures [Prospect Magazine]

What TV trials are actually asking us [Legal Cheek Journal]

Regulation in science fiction and fantasy [Scottish Legal News]

There isn’t any entitlement to control unlawfully [A Lawyer Writes]

Somebody is having amusing, newly certified legal professionals aren’t value £142,000 [Independent]

A Triple Menace to the Rule of Regulation [UK Constitutional Law Association]

Why position fashions and mentors matter in social mobility [Law Society Gazette]

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SIGN UP! The way forward for the worldwide financial system — with White & Case [Legal Cheek Events]