High cost of compensation culture and ‘human rights’ – Daily Telegraph

Posted June 13th, 2011 in compensation, human rights, news, tribunals, vexatious litigants by tracey

“Natasha Sivanandan has spent 25 years pursuing tribunal cases and has now secured her biggest victory with a £425,000 payout.”

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Daily Telegraph, 11th June 2011

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Supperstone v Hurst and another – WLR Daily

Posted June 11th, 2009 in law reports, restraining orders, vexatious litigants by sally

Supperstone v Hurst and another [2009] EWHC 1271 (Ch); [2009] WLR (D) 176

“The court did not have jurisdiction to make an extended civil restraint order which prevented the person subject to the order from engaging in any form of mere communication with the person for whose benefit the order was made.”

WLR Daily, 10th June 2009

Source: www.lawreports.co.uk

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Ewing v Director of Public Prosecutions – WLR Daily

Posted August 4th, 2008 in judicial review, law reports, prosecutions, vexatious litigants by sally

Ewing v Director of Public Prosecutions; [2008] WLR (D) 276; [2008] WLR (D) 276

“It was necessary for a person who was the subject of a civil proceedings order to seek leave, under s 42(3) of the Supreme Court Act 1981, to make an application for permission to proceed with a claim for judicial review notwithstanding that the underlying decision he sought to challenge related to a criminal cause or matter.”

WLR Daily, 1st August 2008

Source: www.lawreports.co.uk

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