Judicial Review - Why the Ministry of Justice Doesn't Get it

4 Pages Posted: 18 Dec 2012  

Mark Elliott

University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law

Date Written: December 17, 2012

Abstract

Comments on consultation paper published in December 2012 by UK Ministry of Justice concerning possible changes to judicial review. Argues that the Government's position is misconceived, in that it fails to appreciate the constitutional role and place of judicial review with respect to key constitutional principles such as the rule of law and the separation of powers.

Keywords: judicial review, rule of law, administrative law, constitutional law

JEL Classification: K00, K10, K19, K20, K30, K39, K40, K49

Suggested Citation

Elliott, Mark, Judicial Review - Why the Ministry of Justice Doesn't Get it (December 17, 2012). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2190310 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2190310

Mark C. Elliott (Contact Author)

University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law ( email )

10 West Road
Cambridge, CB3 9DZ
United Kingdom

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