Sutherland District Council v Secretary of State for Scotland: SCS 23 Dec 1987

Lord Clyde discussed the rule restricting the class of people who might bring judicial review: ‘Paragraph (14) envisages that interested parties may be permitted to enter the process more freely than in the case of an ordinary action and so enable the parties and the court to have the benefit in appropriate cases of the submissions of other interested parties.’


Lord Clyde


Unreported, 23 December 1987



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