R(BL) v LB Islington

R(BL) v LB Islington

Summary This case concerning litigation capacity in the judicial review context is not merely relevant to such cases but also poses interesting question for proceedings before the Court of Protection…. Read more »

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Re: Children (Private Law: Covert Recordings: Adjournment of Final Hearing).

Summary The family court had to decide whether transcripts of covert recordings made by one party (the mother) of conversations between her and the father (also a party to the… Read more »

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R (EG) v Parole Board & Ors

Summary[1] A prisoner, EG, had learning difficulties which prevented him from instructing a (legal) representative to act for him in the review the Parole Board was conducting of the necessity… Read more »

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Barts NHS Foundation Trust v Begum and Raqeeb, and Raqeeb (by her children’s guardian)

Summary This case concerned an application by the NHS Trust to terminate the appointment of Tafida Raqeeb’s litigation friend days before the final hearing of the judicial review proceedings ([2019]… Read more »

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R(OK) v FTT and Cambian Fairview

Summary The Upper Tribunal has held with impeccable (some might say remorseless) logic that the principles set down by Lady Hale in R (H) v Secretary of State for Health… Read more »

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