Judicial Review: An article by Nicholas Lavender QC

28 November 2014

The following extract is from an article, published by Politics.co.uk, written by Bar Council Chairman Nicholas Lavender QC in advance of Commons consideration of Lords amendments on 1 December 2014 to Part 4 of the Criminal Justice and Courts Bill.

No-one is perfect. No government is perfect, no local authority is perfect and no other public body is perfect.  To err is human.

Yet governments, local authorities and other public bodies take decisions which affect people's lives.  And yet inevitably, since they are human, some decisions will be wrong and devastating for the people affected by them.

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