The declaratory judgment is an important judicial remedy. It provides an efficient and effective means by which parties can clarify and establish their legal rights and obligations, without the need for further remedies. There is, however,...
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The Law Commission and the Ministry of Justice are conducting a review of the Search and Surveillance Act 2012, as is required by section 357 of that Act. The review was referred to us by the Minister of Justice on 28 June 2016 and we must...