judicial review

Constitutional change and tweaks to the Human Rights Act are the biggest justice takeaways from the 2019 Conservative manifesto. 

Constitutional change and tweaks to the Human Rights Act are the biggest justice takeaways from the 2019 Conservative manifesto. The Law Society Gazette reports that the party talked about looking again at the relationship between the executive and judiciary and the issue of access to justice for ordinary people. But the manifesto says  nothing about […]

Female prisoner takes government to court after alleged assault by transgender inmate

A female prisoner who was allegedly sexually assaulted in jail by a male-bodied transgender inmate has launched a High Court action for a judicial review of government policy The Sunday Times reports. She says the transgender woman, who is serving a sentence for rape of a female, groped her breasts in the prison toilets. Shortly […]