Locating Dunsmuir’s Meta-Structure within Anglo Commonwealth Traditions

(2018) Canadian Journal of Administrative Law & Practice 197

Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 50/2020

6 Pages Posted: 18 Jan 2019 Last revised: 28 Jul 2020

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Dean R. Knight

Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law

Date Written: November 1, 2018

Abstract

This article reflects on the Supreme Court of Canada's decision in Dunsmuir v. New Brunswick (2008) 1 SCR 190 and locates it within Anglo-Commonwealth traditions. Part of the aim of doing so is to provide a comparative lens to help understand Dunsmuir and its implications, as well as opening up some points of connection.

Keywords: public law, constitutional law, administrative law, judicial review, Dunsmuir v New Brunswick, Canada, England and Wales, New Zealand, Australia

JEL Classification: K1, K30

Suggested Citation

Knight, Dean R., Locating Dunsmuir’s Meta-Structure within Anglo Commonwealth Traditions (November 1, 2018). (2018) Canadian Journal of Administrative Law & Practice 197, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 50/2020, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3312562

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