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- Blow to legal aid as High Court dismisses JR (Law Society Gazette)
- Obama defends immigration plan after legal setback (BBC News)
- Swiss prosecutor raids HSBC’s Geneva premises (The FT)
- Aer Lingus hit by £40m damages claim by Belfast International airport (The Guardian)
- Abid Naseer trial: MI5 agents will wear make-up and wigs during trial of man accused of plotting terror attacks on UK, US and Denmark (The Independent)
- Man charged over mugging of 93-year-old pensioner for just £5 (The Express)
- Greece confirms loan extension request (BBC News)
- One in five Dutch doctors would help physically healthy patients die (The Guardian)
- Altice Offers $4.4 Billion for Vivendi’s Stake in Numericable-SFR (NYT DealBook)
- A £1.2bn deal: Shearman, Slaughters and Paul Weiss advise on Fairfax’s takeover of Brit (Legal Business)
- Lawyer is fourth most desirable job, says YouGov (The Lawyer)
- Kincora scandal: Sex abuse victim wins right to pursue claims of MI5 collusion (The Independent)
- Oz PM: Indonesia Owes Us In Execution Row (Sky News)
- Roman Polanski to attend Polish hearing that will consider his extradition to US (The Guardian)