Blackburn teen who tried to travel to Syria to fight for ISIS jailed for four years

lancashire telegraph A BLACKBURN teen who attempted to travel to Syria to fight for Islamic State has been jailed for four years. Ednane Mahmood, 19, was convicted last month by a jury of preparing terrorism acts. The trial at Manchester Crown Court heard that university student Mahmood had downloaded videos showing British aid worker David Haines being…

The Law, Military Claims and NIHL

Before 1987, the Crown Proceedings Act 1947 prevented military personnel from making personal injury claims against the Crown. The Crown Proceedings (Armed Forces) Act 1987 has suspended that rule and since 15th May 1987, much the same as employees in normal jobs, military personnel, who have sustained injury during service, can claim compensation if the…