Tag Archives: Judicial review

GUIDANCE NOTES for writing Position Statements as a way of ‘Taking Stock’

It is difficult to get enough distance from one’s case to write a chronology of events an A4 summary lists of official documents and their relevance an index for a bundle of court documents a press release. That’s why McKenzie … Continue reading

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FROM BRUSSELS Pilgrimage to McKenzie Crusade: in defence of justice for future generations

The first McKenzie Friend was created out of the need for legal help due to the lack of money to pay professionals in 1970. In 2009 I began acting as McKenzie Friend and web publisher for Maurice J Kirk BVSc. Since 14 October 2013, … Continue reading

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SAVE UK JUSTICE: e-petition has passed threshold for Parliamentary Debate

This e-petition Save UK Justice has passed the threshold of 100,000 signatures that are required for being considered for Parliamentary Debate. I am too busy with an urgent Judicial Review for looking into the Backbench Committee but John Hemming MP whom … Continue reading

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JUDICIAL REVIEW: a Form of Court Proceeding about the lawfulness of Public Bodies

The Public Law Project is a small organisation that has just published this introduction to Judicial Reviews. It summarises: the judge reviews the lawfulness of a decision or action, or a failure to act, by a public body exercising a public function. … Continue reading

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A NEW SITE as a growing resource for [McKenzie] Friends and [Public Interest] Advocates

The road from ‘victim’ to starfighter, campaigner, McKenzie Friend and Advocate, Litigant’s Friend or Public Interest Advocate is paved with LOTS of shocks as ‘waking up therapy’ or ‘truth emergency’ as Global Research calls in this recent article. This website is … Continue reading

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