Archive for April 23rd, 2008

BAILII: Recent Decisions

Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)

Ibrahim & Ors, R v [2008] EWCA Crim 880 (23 April 2008)

Clarke v R [2008] EWCA Crim 651 (23 April 2008)

Court of Appeal (Civil Division)

Campaign To End All Animal Experiments (t/a The British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection), R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2008] EWCA Civ 417 (23 April 2008)

Green Lane Products Ltd v PMS International Group Plc & Ors [2008] EWCA Civ 358 (23 April 2008)

High Court (Chancery Division)

Nigel Fryer Joinery Services Ltd & Anor v Ian Firth Hardware Ltd [2008] EWHC 767 (Ch) (23 April 2008)

First Independent Factors & Finance Ltd v Mountford [2008] EWHC 835 (Ch) (23 April 2008)

High Court (Family Division)

Leeds City Council v Mrs YX [2008] EWHC 802 (Fam) (14 March 2008)

High Court (Administrative Division)

Ellis v The Law Society [2008] EWHC 561 (Admin) (23 April 2008)


OFT pays damages to Morrisons over dairy price-fixing claim – The Times

” The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) has issued an unprecedented apology to Wm Morrison for wrongly suggesting that Britain’s fourth-largest supermarket group was guilty of fixing prices for butter and cheese five years ago.”

Full story

The Times, 23rd April 2008


Salt baby death inquiry dropped – BBC News

“A doctor accused of giving false evidence in the trial of a mother accused of killing her son by poisoning him with salt will not be prosecuted.”

Full story

BBC News, 23rd April 2008


Former NatWest MD to chair Legal Services Board – The Lawyer

” The former managing director of the NatWest Group David Edmonds will be the first chair of the Legal Services Board (LSB).”

Full story

The Lawyer, 23rd April 2008


Family to sue police over fatal shooting – The Guardian

“The Lords today gave the family of a man shot dead while naked and unarmed as police raided his flat the go-ahead to sue for misconduct.”

Full story

The Guardian, 23rd April 2008


Judge issues warrant for Darth Vader impersonator who ‘attacked Star Wars fans’ – Daily Telegraph

“A judge has issued a warrant for the arrest of a Darth Vader impersonator who allegedly attacked two Star Wars fans in their own back garden.”

Full story

Daily Telegraph, 23rd April 2008


London bomb plotters lose appeal bid – The Independent

“Four men serving at least 40 years behind bars for planning the failed 21 July London suicide bombings failed today in a Court of Appeal bid to challenge their convictions.”

Full story

The Independent, 23rd April 2008


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