Possible diluting of the judicial review court process, by which a check can be kept on the legality of government decision-making, has been condemned by the Faculty of Advocates.
Published 22 October 2020
A former Conservative minister is to lead an investigation into the scope of judicial review.
Published 4 August 2020
The test for standing in judicial review cases brought on ECHR grounds should be that of 'sufficient interest', a new briefing by the Human Rights Consortium Scotland argues.
Published 26 June 2020
Terra Firma's new call Jon Kiddie reviews a much needed day-to-day practical book on judicial review.
Published 12 June 2020
Judges will be kept out of politics under plans to reform judicial review, the Lord Chancellor has said.
Published 17 January 2020
The Scottish government has admitted it failed to follow the correct procedures in an investigation into Alex Salmond over allegations of sexual harassment and has had its findings struck down by Lord Pentland in the Court of Session.
Published 8 January 2019