No government should award itself unreviewable powers – The Times

Posted July 3rd, 2008 in attorney general, judicial review, special report by sally

“Last week’s report by the House of Commons Justice Committee on the draft Constitutional Renewal Bill draws attention to an issue of fundamental importance: whether judicial review should be excluded if and when the Attorney-General stops a criminal investigation or prosecution on national security grounds. The committee rightly objected to such an unconstitutional immunity.”

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The Times, 3rd July 2008