What government moves to change the rules on legal challenges could mean for planning decision-making

The government has taken the first step in meeting a Conservative election promise to consider changes around the operation of judicial review. Legal experts and other observers suggest that the move apparently intends to restrict the use of judicial review, which some fear could lead to poorer planning decision-making.

by Joey Gardiner
Image: David Pearson / Flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0)
Image: David Pearson / Flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0)

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