The law which requires some jobseekers to disclose all cautions or criminal convictions in England and Wales should be overturned in Parliament, according to Judges at the Court of Appeal today.
They found in favour of a 21-year-old man who had to tell employers that he had stolen a bike when he was aged just 11. That, the judges said, had breached his human rights as our UK Editor, Lucy Manning explains.
More top news
Labour left-winger Jeremy Corbyn is on course to become party leader according to private polling which suggests he has a 22 point lead.
Another disappointingly breezy and cool day for late July and a similar theme tomorrow.
The son of a coke plant foreman has won the right in principle to seek compensation for his father's death from respiratory problems.