Supreme Court Evidence

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    • Ridge v Baldwin 1964 and M v Home Office 1993 – extended use of judicial review to claims the government acted outside the law
    • Macpherson Inquiry 1999 – examined handling by the police of case the murder of Stephen Lawrence. Leveson Inquiry 2012 – into the conduct of the press following allegations of widespread phone hacking’ by journalists.
    • Constitutional Reform Act 2005
    • Miller v Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union 2016
    • Radmacher v Granatino 2010 – whether pre-nuptial agreements can be enforced in law – were ruled enforceable.
    • R v Metropolitan Commissioner of the Police 2011 – whether DNA records and fingerprints of innocent people can be retained by the police – ruled records cannot be kept and should be destroyed.
    • Evans v Attorney General 2015 – whether Prince Charles’ letters to the government should be published – ruled they should be


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