Jake Richards, 9 Gough ChambersThis article argues that the suspension on prison visits during this period and the deficiency of measures to mitigate the impact of this on family life and to protect...
Judge Gary Robert Hickinbottom has been appointed to be a Justice of the High Court.
The Lord Chief Justice will assign Judge Hickinbottom to the Queen's Bench Division.
Judge Hickinbottom, 52, was admitted as a Solicitor in 1981. He was appointed a Recorder in 1994, a Circuit Judge in 2001, Chief Social Security Commissioner and Child Support Commissioner in 2003, Chief Pension Appeal Commissioner in 2005 and is approved to sit as a deputy High Court Judge.