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Legal Update: High Court quashes coroner’s ‘cab rank queue policy’ which had prevented prioritisation of deaths on religious grounds


R (Adath Yisroel Burial Society) v Senior Coroner for Inner North London [2018] EWHC 969 (Admin): in judicial review proceedings brought by a Jewish burial charity against the Coroner for […]

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Real Estate Refresh Crichel Down Rules – Part 2


The practicalities Catch up on our Real Estate Refresh – Crichel Down Rules – Part 1 here. Prior to disposal A disposing organisation must notify the former owners of: its […]

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Crichel Down Rules – recent case law on ‘material change’ and ‘threat of compulsion’


The recent High Court case of R (Charlesworth) v Crossrail Ltd and another [2018] EWHC 915 (Admin) considers the application of the Crichel Down rules (“Rules”) in the context of […]

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Real Estate Refresh Crichel Down Rules – Part 1


What are the Rules? The Crichel Down rules (“the Rules”) regulate the disposal of government land that has become surplus to requirements and has been identified for disposal by the […]

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