judicial review

September 28, 2020

Long Read: How much longer are our constitutional rights safe? A discussion of the review into judicial review

This article demystifies the importance of judicial review and looks at the current controversy surrounding the recently launched independent panel. Judicial review reflects many fundamental legal, as well as political, principles, such as the rule of law. Read this article for a detailed commentary on the general significance, links to human rights and current events related to judicial review.
September 26, 2020
Court case law

Should the Parole Board be considered a court? If so, what are the consequences of this when considering whether or not to grant a costs order against the Parole Board?

Article by Hassan Tahir   On the fourteenth of July in 2017, the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom settled a raging debate regarding the Parole […]
September 14, 2020

The Future Lawyer Weekly Update – w/c 31st August

The round-up of the stories that a budding Student Lawyer should be aware of this week. Sign up here to get these updates in your inbox every […]
May 30, 2020
Court case law

R (Simon Halabi) v The Crown Court of Southwark and Others [2020] EWCH 1053 (Admin)

Emily Watts provides a summary of a recent case on the interplay between the Sexual Offences Act 2003 and Article 8 of the ECHR.
March 1, 2020
Heathrow runway Court of Appeal

Court of Appeal Blocks Plans to Build 3rd Runway at Heathrow

TSL looks at the Court of Appeal's decision in a judicial review case brought by climate activists seeking to block the expansion of Heathrow.
October 31, 2013
Image of Statue for Secret Trials A More Balanced View

Judicial Review: Protective Costs Orders

Protective Costs Orders (PCO) are an interesting anomaly in the usually fantastically mundane world of litigation costs. Such an order will provide protection against the potentially […]