Statutory Instruments –

Posted December 5th, 2022 in legislation by michael

SI 2022/1267 – The Criminal Legal Aid (Remuneration) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2022

SI 2022/1266 – The Environment Act 2021 (Commencement No. 5 and Transitional Provisions) Regulations 2022

SI 2022/1264 – The Armed Forces (Court Martial) (Amendment) Rules 2022

SI 2022/1263 – The Armed Forces (Service Court Rules) (Amendment) (No. 2) Rules 2022

SI 2022/1262 – The Armed Forces (Tri-Service Serious Crime Unit) (Consequential Amendments) (No. 2) Regulations 2022

SI 2022/1260 – The Drivers’ Hours, Tachographs, International Road Haulage and Licensing of Operators (Amendment) Regulations 2022

SI 2022/1257 – The Street Works (Charges for Occupation of the Highway) (West Sussex County Council) Order 2022

SI 2022/1248 – The A417 Missing Link Development Consent Order 2022

SI 2022/1247 – The Guarantees of Origin of Electricity Produced from Renewable Energy Sources and High-efficiency Cogeneration (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2022

SI 2022/1242 – The Thames Water Utilities Limited (Thames Tideway Tunnel) (Amendment) Order 2022

SI 12022/1240 – The Cessation of EU Law Relating to Prohibitions on Grounds of Nationality and Free Movement of Persons Regulations 2022

SI 2022/1239 – The Payment and Electronic Money Institution Insolvency (Scotland) Rules 2022

SI 2022/1236 – The Democratic Republic of the Congo (Sanctions) (EU Exit) (Amendment) Regulations 2022

SI 2022/1234 – The Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Oil Pollution and Prevention of Pollution by Sewage from Ships) (Amendment) Regulations 2022

SI 2022/1231 – The European University Institute (EU Exit) Regulations 2022


BAILII – Recent Decisions

Posted December 5th, 2022 in law reports by michael

Court of Appeal (Civil Division)

Kays, R (On the Application Of) v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions [2022] EWCA Civ 1593 (02 December 2022)

Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)

Khan, R. v [2022] EWCA Crim 1592 (05 December 2022)

High Court (Administrative Court)

Newton, R (On the Application Of) v The Parole Board for England and Wales [2022] EWHC 3051 (Admin) (02 December 2022)

Plant, R (On the Application Of) v London Borough of Lambeth [2022] EWHC 3079 (Admin) (02 December 2022)

Delo, R (On the Application Of) v Information Commissioner & Anor [2022] EWHC 3046 (Admin) (02 December 2022)

Chief Constable of West Midlands Police, R (On the Application Of) v Police Misconduct Panel [2022] EWHC 3076 (Admin) (02 December 2022)

High Court (Chancery Division)

Countess of Wemyss and March & Anor v Simon C. Dickinson Ltd [2022] EWHC 3091 (Ch) (02 December 2022)

Boston Trust Company Ltd & Anor v Szerelmey Limited & Ors [2022] EWHC 3055 (Ch) (02 December 2022)

High Court (Commercial Court)

Raja & Ors v Holden & Ors [2022] EWHC 3085 (Comm) (02 December 2022)

Republic of Mozambique v Credit Suisse International & Ors (No. 5) [2022] EWHC 3094 (Comm) (02 December 2022)

High Court (King’s Bench Division)

Horlick & Ors v Cavaco & Ors (Costs) [2022] EWHC 3096 (KB) (02 December 2022)

Royal Borough of Kingston-Upon-Thames v Salzer & Anor [2022] EWHC 3081 (KB) (02 December 2022)

White & Ors v Secretary of State for Health and Social Care [2022] EWHC 3082 (KB) (02 December 2022)

High Court (Technology and Construction Court)

Coldunell Ltd v Hotel Management International Ltd [2022] EWHC 3084 (TCC) (02 December 2022)


BSB mulls SLAPPs guidance as Zahawi’s solicitors are referred to SRA – Legal Futures

‘The Bar Standards Board (BSB) is considering following the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) in issuing guidance on strategic lawsuits against public participation (SLAPPs).’

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Legal Futures, 5th December 2022


Online safety bill returns to parliament after five-month delay – The Guardian

Posted December 5th, 2022 in bills, delay, government departments, internet, news, political parties by sally

‘The online safety bill, the government’s flagship internet regulation, returns to parliament on Monday, after a five-month delay prompted by Conservative party factional warfare threatened to kill it off.’

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The Guardian, 5th December 2022


Children growing up in households with domestic abuse to be recognised as victims – The Independent

‘Children who grow up amid domestic abuse will be treated as victims and given specialist support even if they were not present during violent attacks.’

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The Independent, 5th December 2022


Nightclub spiking: Police apology after victim waits five months for test result – BBC News

Posted December 5th, 2022 in assault, criminal justice, delay, drug offences, news, police, victims by sally

‘A woman who had been injected with morphine in a nightclub waited five months for test results after reporting the attack to the police.’

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BBC News, 5th December 2022