Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 187 (Jan)
Court: Administrative Court
Judge:

Munby J

Representation In A v A Health Authority:
  Fenella Morris for the claimant
  Daniel Beard for the first and second defendants.
  John Hawkridge (solicitor) appeared on behalf of the third defendant.
  The fourth defendant did not appear and was not represented.
  In Re J:
  Ian Wise for S.
  Kristina Stern (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the Secretary of State.
  Brian Jubb (instructed by the Solicitor to the Council) for the local authority.
  Robin Barda (instructed by the Official Solicitor) for J.
Judgment Dates: 24 January 2002

Catchwords

Practice - Related proceedings - Procedure - Relationship between Family Division and Administrative Court - Practice to be followed.

The Case

Where proceedings raised issues concerning family law and judicial review the test for the court was to identify the operative rule of substantive law by analysing the true nature of the issue or the issues before it.

Practice Areas

If you are a LexisLibrary subscriber you can read more about this case here.