Simple, Fair, and Discretionary Administrative Law
Victoria University of Wellington Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 99, 2008
21 Pages Posted: 7 Aug 2008 Last revised: 10 Aug 2012
Date Written: June 1, 2008
This article discusses the immense contribution Lord Cooke made to the development of administrative law in New Zealand. It focuses on his desire for simplicity, his pursuit of fairness and his acceptance of discretion. In particular, this article examines the different ways this tripartite set of themes manifest themselves in and throughout the orthodox tripartite grounds of judicial review in New Zealand.
Keywords: Administrative Law, Judicial Review, New Zealand, Lord Cooke of Thorndon
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