Representation of the People in UK Law

  • Porter v Magill
    • House of Lords
    • 13 December 2001
    ... ... described "gentrification" as: "ensuring that the right people live in the right areas. The areas are relatively easy to define: target ... ...
  • Marc White (as executor and trustee of the will of Joseph Robson Deceased) v Jennifer Matthys (as trustee of the Joseph Robson Will Settlement) and Others
    • Chancery Division
    • 31 January 2014
    ... ... local government electors maintained under section 9 of the Representation of the People Act 1983; ... 21 ... ...
  • R (Jackson) v Attorney General
    • House of Lords
    • 13 October 2005
    ... ... that: "in order to give effect to the will of the people as expressed by their elected representatives, it is necessary that the ... should be held to determine its fate; and lastly that the representation for the Lords in the joint sitting should be so scaled down that a liberal ... ...
  • Watt (formerly Carter) v Ahsan
    • House of Lords
    • 21 November 2007
    ... ... body applies, an even-handed, not to say "transparent", test which people may pass or fail. The qualifying body vouches to the public for the ... "The respondent associated the applicant's continuing representation of that ward with a continuation of those two perceived problems. In point ... ...
  • Robinson v Secretary of State for Northern Ireland
    • House of Lords
    • 25 July 2002
    ... ... transferable vote (section 34(2)), to ensure proportionate representation of differing political opinions. Ministerial offices are to be allocated ... in the Assembly can be resolved democratically by appeal to the people. The procedure laid down in section 32(3) mirrors that in section 32(1) ... ...
  • CM (EM Country Guidance: Disclosure: Zimbabwe)
    • Upper Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber)
    • 05 October 2012
    ... ... Representation: For the Appellant: Mark Henderson, Phil Haywood and Catherine Meredith, ... elections, to seek HMG agreement to resume returns and return a few people”. However, “we need to be alert to the real risk of violent elections ... ...
  • RN (Returnees)
    • Asylum and Immigration Tribunal
    • 30 October 2008
    ... ... Representation: For the Appellant: Mr M. Henderson, Counsel, instructed by I.A.S ... occasions she was made to attend rallies held at the school where people were required to chant slogans and sing songs in support of the regime or ... ...
  • R (on the application of Chester) v Secretary of State for Justice
    • Supreme Court
    • 16 October 2013
    ... ... elections in the United Kingdom is governed by the Representation of the People Act 1983 ("RPA"). Section 1, as substituted by section 1 of ... ...
  • Fox v Stirk and Bristol Electoral Registration Officer
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 12 May 1970
    ... ... 2The Representation of the People Act, 1949, in Section 1(1) says that "the persons entitled ... ...
  • EM (Zimbabwe) v Secretary of State for the Home Department
    • Upper Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber)
    • 14 January 2011
    ... ... Representation: For Appellants EM and JG: Mark Henderson and Alasdair Mackenzie, ... position to know) as being rhetoric designed “to demonstrate that people" were foolish to go abroad to claim asylum. Those who do will be sent back\xE2\x80" ... ...
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