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Ewing v Director of Public Prosecutions & Anor (Rev 2) [2010] EWCA Civ 70

DATE: 01 Jan 2010

Samantha was again appointed as an amicus in the Court of Appeal in order to assist the Court on the question as to whether judicial review proceedings are properly regarded as 'civil proceedings' within the meaning of s42 of the Supreme Court Act which restricts the actions of those declared to be a vexatious litigant.  Samantha had been appointed as amicus before the divisional court below as well: R. (on the application of Ewing) v DPP [2008] EWHC 2655 (Admin).