The highest authorized affairs information tales from this morning and the weekend

“I don’t like acts of dishonesty by the state”: Jolyon Maugham QC on Covid cronyism [The Guardian]

Ministers take swipe once more at attorneys with accusation of ‘enjoying politics’ [The Observer]

Not less than 4 ISIS jihadi brides are queuing up behind Shamima Begum to return to UK by launching authorized motion difficult authorities resolution to strip them of British citizenship [Mail Online]

Trans teen in authorized motion over gender clinic wait [BBC News]

The Authorized Cheek December UK Digital Regulation Truthful [Legal Cheek Fairs]

The latest comments from across Legal Cheek

Girl who received Britain’s largest divorce payout from her Russian oligarch ex is now taking her son to courtroom after accusing him of serving to his father cover property from her [Mail Online]

The Regulation Fee’s totalitarian imaginative and prescient [Spiked]

Trump’s authorized staff cuts ties with Sidney Powell: Rudy distances marketing campaign from legal professional and QAnon supporter who couldn’t again up her claims that Democrats “bribed” voting corporations and China and Hugo Chavez had been behind conspiracy to assist Biden win [Mail Online]

Chris Christie calls Trump’s authorized staff a “nationwide embarrassment” [The Independent]

“Company legislation meme accounts are the yang to the yin that’s future trainee influencers.” [Legal Cheek Comments]

Digital scholar occasion this Tuesday with Addleshaw Goddard [Legal Cheek Events]