Regina v Ministry of Agriculture Fisheries and Food and Secretary of State for Environment ex parte Monsanto Plc: Admn 31 Jul 1998

The principles which apply generally in claims for interim injunctive relief apply also in judicial review applications. The principle is that the applicant must show an arguable case, The court was not to try the main issues on affidavit. A triable case shown and the balance of convenience was in favour of proceeding.


Times 12-Oct-1998, [1998] EWHC Admin 824, [1999] QB 1161


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CitedCoventry City Council v PGO and Others CA 22-Jun-2011
The children had been placed with short term fosterers. On adopters being found, the fosterers themselves applied to adopt the children. The court was asked whether a county court judge had power to injunct the authority not to remove the children . .
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Judicial Review

Updated: 27 May 2022; Ref: scu.138945