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Judicial Review Success

Alessia Spense has had recent success in the High Court on judicial review in the matter of Fahey v Visiting Justice at SERCO[2023] NZHC 3807.


Read an excerpt below:


“Justice Muir’s decision is important not only because it has afforded one prisoner, Mr Fahey, to have his rights vindicated, but because all prisoners who are in a similar position can now more comfortably rely on protections under law. How society treats its most vulnerable is always the measure of its humanity,” Spense said.

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