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St George v The Home Office

  • Kennedys Law LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 31 2008

The Claimant, then aged 29, was serving a 4-month sentence for theft in Brixton Prison

The 91 year-old activist and the angry neighbour: the Supreme Court considers the limits on police retaining personal data

  • RPC
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • March 9 2015

In a decision handed down last week, the Supreme Court has decided that the police were entitled to retain personal data regarding a 91 year-old

The "exclusivity principle" in a planning context

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 27 2011

The Court of Appeal has held that the service of a breach of planning condition notice is a "purely public" act, so the correct way of challenging such a notice is by way of judicial review proceedings

Fertility treatment for prisoners: the scope of human rights

  • RPC
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • August 3 2011

A recent Freedom of Information request has revealed that since December 2007, 22 prisoners have applied to the Ministry of Justice for artificial insemination treatment

Protecting the name of an academy

  • Eversheds LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 6 2015

The Intellectual Property Enterprise Court has dismissed a claim for passing off by a state secondary school which brought the claim against a nearby

High Court highly critical of claimant’s costs budget

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 10 2015

The court has criticised the claimant's costs budget in a construction claim as "unreliable, disproportionate and unreasonable" and has set new

Court clarifies when handcuffs should be used on prisoners or detained persons when in hospital

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 7 2012

The case of FGP v Serco (2012) EWHC 1804 (Admin) concerned the judicial review of Serco’s decision to use restraints on an individual during visits to Hillingdon Hospital

Recent appeals in UAE extradition cases the extradition pipeline has opened

  • Corker Binning
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  • United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
  • -
  • January 15 2013

The number of countries with which the UK has formal extradition treaties is ever increasing, as the government seeks to cooperate more closely with

House of Lords departs from previous decision in Stubbings v Webb

  • Kennedys Law LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 8 2008

The House of Lords has overturned its own previous decision in the case of Stubbings v Webb 1993 AC 498 in which the House had unanimously decided that s11 of the Limitation Act 1980 did not apply to acts of deliberate assault (including acts of indecent assault), and allowed the appeals in the cases of A v Hoare, X and Another v Wandsworth London Borough Council, C v Middlesborough Council, H v Suffolk County Council, Young v Catholic Care (Diocese of Leeds) and Another

Parties to judicial review: who is 'interested'?

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 1 2010

In R (on the application of McVey) v Secretary of State for Health 2010 EWHC 1225 (Admin) the High Court held that, in judicial review proceedings, it has no jurisdiction to hear interested third parties who cease to be directly affected by a claim