March 12 2014 | Policy, briefings and consultation responses
This short briefing has been produced in response to proposed changes to judicial review in the Criminal Justice & Courts Bill. It details why the proposals in the bill should concern all sectors of civil society, and what you can do about them. PLP has also produced an outline letter that you can personalise and send your MP.
November 1 2013 | Policy, briefings and consultation responses
This submission is made on behalf of the Public Law Project (PLP) and is a response to the consultation 'Judicial Review: proposals for further reform. The consultation opened on Friday 6 September 2013, when the MoJ begn seeking views on proposals in a number of key areas. It closes on 1 November 2013.
October 30 2013 | Policy, briefings and consultation responses
The latest statistical assertion made by the MoJ, regarding growth in judicial review claims, questioned by PLP.
On 29 October, the policy team at the Ministry of Justice held a web chat ‘to give [those responding to the consultation] an opportunity to comment and ask questions on a proposed package of reforms governing the process of judicial review.’
October 3 2013 | Policy, briefings and consultation responses
On 6 September 2013 the Secretary of State for Justice published further proposals to reform judicial review.1 The deadline for responding to the consultation is 1 November 2013. This briefing paper addresses the proposals specifically and in the wider context of other legal reforms.
July 29 2013 | Policy, briefings and consultation responses
The Public Law Project looks at the latest statistics on exceptional funding from the Legal Aid Agency, which show that the scheme is not fit for purpose and does not provide a safeguard for access to justice.
June 4 2013 | Policy, briefings and consultation responses
Documents on the 2013 Transforming Legal Aid consultation.