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judicial review

A petition to the High Court in the UK asking it to examine and consider the review of a decision made by a public body.
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In a statement to the Commons yesterday, Mr Gauke said he could not give details of the legal advice he was given but noted that the bar for a judicial review to succeed is 'very high'.
We feel we have no option than to seek a judicial review and are appealing for the public to support us in this.
The hearing has been called to allow Sisu to put forward their case for a judicial review and make some alterations to their original written application documents.
Explaining the various stages associated with a judicial review application
It interpreted its expanded power of judicial review as a duty that it cannot abdicate.
The reason Supreme Court vacancies draw national attention and scholars devote endless pages to debating interpretive methodology, she explains, is that judicial review is one of our legal system's chief means of directing this coercive power.
I will then question Harel's noninstrumentalist approach with regard to constitutionalism and judicial review and will conclude with a short defense of modest constitutional instrumentalism.
He has had adequate funding, that delay is borderline unlawful, so we will seek a judicial review to see if the courts can press Sir John under the legal channels for a timeframe to complete before the end of this year.
LOCAL authorities should prepare themselves for a further rise in the number of judicial reviews they face as public sector cuts go on.
Yet his reform will make it impossible for anyone but the very rich to use Judicial Review and deter charities and NGOs from making legal interventions.
Addressing concluding session of the conference, Chief Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani said that judicial review places a rational limit over the decisions and actions of other organs of the state and this spirit must be maintained and kept alive.
The Supreme Court agreed to look into if a calibre of a selected lawyer can also be put to judicial review faced with an unprecedented situation where a sitting judge of the Madras High Court C.