Criminal Justice Resources from QS Jordans

Tag: Lawless

Fighting for Miscarriage Compensation to Continue as Divisional Court refuses 4 out of 5 cases

  Beatson LJ and Irwin J delivering the decision of the Divisional Court on the challenges of Claimants to the refusal of the Secretary of State for compensation have disappointed 4 out of the 5 Claimants, including Barry George, with only Ian Lawless succeeding in his challenge.   In our last article we articulated the… Read More ›

Ian Lawless , Barry George & Others Miscarriage Compensation Test Cases

Ian Lawless , Barry George and Others Miscarriage of Justice Compensation Set to be reviewed by High Court   Ian Lawless who had his murder conviction quashed in 2009 is set to have the refusal of the Secretary of State for Justice to pay him compensation reviewed by the High Court as a lead case… Read More ›

Miscarriage of Justice Compensation – Lawless and Fulton

In the case of Ian Lawless the Judicial Review of the Secretary of States refusal to award Ian Lawless compensation has now been stayed by agreement . This is on the basis that there is now to be a series of conjoined cases reviewed by the Admin Court and it is envisaged that Ian Lawless… Read More ›