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Judicial review reform: PLP’s consultation response

Public Law Project has submitted its response to the consultation, Judicial Review: Proposals for Reform. Read Public Law Project’s consultation response here. Our introduction to the consultation reminds policy-makers that judicial review exists to ensure fair and lawful public administration and promote high quality public decision-making. It ensures that the executive obeys the laws enacted…

29 Apr 2021


PLP is recruiting

Public Law Project (PLP) is looking for a Finance Officer to help support our growing charity operate effectively. The successful candidate will be a team player, working closely both with other members of our Finance and Operations department and with our lawyers, researchers and events team to ensure they have the financial support needed to…

23 Apr 2021


Judicial Review reform: Bad data must not lead to weaker systems

PLP has today written to the Office for Statistics Regulation, urging them to examine the use of statistics in the ongoing judicial review reform process. There have been multiple instances of flawed use of statistics in the process so far, perhaps most notability in relation to Cart judicial reviews. On the basis of an…

20 Apr 2021


We’re recruiting a Communications Officer

Public Law Project (PLP) is looking for a Communications Officer to help increase our reach, influence, and impact. Could this be you? If so, you will be working with teams right across the organisation to produce content and manage our social and digital channels (including our website and newsletters). You will also manage the design…

16 Apr 2021


House of Lords Constitution Committee Report

Two weeks ago the Lords Constitution Committee published the first of three reports following its inquiry into the constitutional implications of COVID-19. This first report covers the impact of COVID-19 on the courts and cites written evidence submitted by Public Law Project.…

13 Apr 2021

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