Costs - The Court of Appeal upheld a High Court costs order for the unsuccessful claimant (Mr Littlewood) to reimburse the defendant up to a maximum of £50,000 on the basis that the figure did not breach the UK's duty under the Aarhus Convention to “be fair and not be prohibitively expensive”.
United Kingdom - High Court and Court of Appeal - R (on the application of Littlewood) v Bassetlaw District Council ( EWHC 1812 (Admin)) - Summary with link to judgment
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Publisher:UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
Court/body:High Court and Court of Appeal
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