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Court of Appeal (England and Wales)

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The Court of Appeal (COA, formally "Her Majesty's Court of Appeal in England") is the highest court within the Senior Courts of England and Wales, and second only to the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom. [1]

54 relations: Access to Justice Act 1999, Appeals from the Crown Court, Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1876, Bar (law), Broadcast delay, Chancellor of the High Court, City of Westminster, Civil Procedure Rules, Constitutional Reform Act 2005, County court, Court of Appeal in Chancery, Court of Criminal Appeal, Court of Exchequer Chamber, Court of Justice of the European Union, Courts Act 2003, Courts of the United Kingdom, Crime and Courts Act 2013, Crown Court, Elizabeth Butler-Sloss, Baroness Butler-Sloss, England and Wales, Harry Woolf, Baron Woolf, Heather Hallett, Henry Brooke (judge), High Court of Justice, Ian Burnett, Baron Burnett of Maldon, Judicature Acts, Judicial functions of the House of Lords, Kathryn Thirlwall, Lincoln's Inn, London, Lord Chancellor, Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, Lords of Appeal in Ordinary, Martin Moore-Bick, Master of the Rolls, Palace of Westminster, Practice direction, President of the Family Division, President of the Queen's Bench Division, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Privy Council of the United Kingdom, Royal Courts of Justice, Senior Courts Act 1981, Strand, London, Supreme Court of Judicature Act 1873, Supreme Court of Judicature Act 1877, Supreme Court of the United Kingdom, Terence Etherton, Tom Denning, Baron Denning, Twitter, ..., United Kingdom, Venire facias, Vice-President of the Civil Division, Vice-President of the Criminal Division. Expand index (4 more) »

Access to Justice Act 1999

Access to Justice Act 1999 is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

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Appeals from the Crown Court

This article concerns appeals against decisions of the Crown Court of England and Wales.

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Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1876

The Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1876 (39 & 40 Vict. c.59) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom that altered the judicial functions of the House of Lords.

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Bar (law)

In law, the bar is the legal profession as an institution.

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Broadcast delay

In radio and television, broadcast delay is an intentional delay when broadcasting live material.

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Chancellor of the High Court

The Chancellor of the High Court is the head of the Chancery Division of the High Court of Justice of England and Wales.

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City of Westminster

The City of Westminster is an Inner London borough which also holds city status.

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Civil Procedure Rules

The Civil Procedure Rules (CPR) are the rules of civil procedure used by the Court of Appeal, High Court of Justice, and County Courts in civil cases in England and Wales.

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Constitutional Reform Act 2005

The Constitutional Reform Act 2005 (c. 4) is an act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

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County court

A county court is a court based in or with a jurisdiction covering one or more counties, which are administrative divisions (subnational entities) within a country, not to be confused with the medieval system of county courts held by the High Sheriff of each county.

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Court of Appeal in Chancery

The Court of Appeal in Chancery was created in 1851 to hear appeals of decisions and decrees made in the Chancery Court.

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Court of Criminal Appeal

The Court of Criminal Appeal is the name of an existing court of Scottish law and of historic courts in England and Wales, the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.

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Court of Exchequer Chamber

The Court of Exchequer Chamber was an English appellate court for common law civil actions before the reforms of the Judicature Acts of 1873-1875.

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Court of Justice of the European Union

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) (Cour de justice de l'Union européenne) is the institution of the European Union (EU) that encompasses the whole judiciary.

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Courts Act 2003

The Courts Act 2003 (c.39) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom implementing many of the recommendations in Sir Robin Auld's (a Court of Appeal judge) in England and Wales (also known as the "Auld Review").

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Courts of the United Kingdom

The Courts of the United Kingdom are separated into three separate jurisdictions, the Courts of England and Wales, Courts of Scotland and the Courts of Northern Ireland, as the United Kingdom does not have a single unified judicial system.

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Crime and Courts Act 2013

The Crime and Courts Act 2013 (c. 22) is an Act of Parliament of the Parliament of the United Kingdom introduced to the House of Lords in May 2012.

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Crown Court

The Crown Court of England and Wales is, together with the High Court of Justice and the Court of Appeal, one of the constituent parts of the Senior Courts of England and Wales.

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Elizabeth Butler-Sloss, Baroness Butler-Sloss

Ann Elizabeth Oldfield Butler-Sloss, Baroness Butler-Sloss, GBE, PC (née Havers; born 10 August 1933), is a retired English judge.

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England and Wales

England and Wales is a legal jurisdiction covering England and Wales, two of the four countries of the United Kingdom.

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Harry Woolf, Baron Woolf

Harry Kenneth Woolf, Baron Woolf, (born 2 May 1933) is a British life peer, and retired barrister and judge.

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Heather Hallett

Dame Heather Carol Hallett (born 16 December 1949), styled The Rt Hon.

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Henry Brooke (judge)

Sir Henry Brooke CMG PC (19 July 1936 – 30 January 2018) was a British judge.

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High Court of Justice

The High Court of Justice is, together with the Court of Appeal and the Crown Court, one of the Senior Courts of England and Wales.

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Ian Burnett, Baron Burnett of Maldon

Ian Duncan Burnett, Baron Burnett of Maldon PC (born 28 February 1958) is a British judge and the current Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales.

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Judicature Acts

The Judicature Acts are a series of Acts of Parliament, beginning in the 1870s, which aimed to fuse the hitherto split system of courts in England and Wales.

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Judicial functions of the House of Lords

The House of Lords, in addition to having a legislative function, historically also had a judicial function.

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Kathryn Thirlwall

Dame Kathryn Mary Thirlwall, DBE (born 21 November 1957), styled The Rt Hon Lady Justice Thirlwall, is an English judge of the Court of Appeal, and since October 2017 is the Deputy Senior Presiding Judge.

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Lincoln's Inn

The Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn is one of the four Inns of Court in London to which barristers of England and Wales belong and where they are called to the Bar.

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London

London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.

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Lord Chancellor

The Lord Chancellor, formally the Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain, is the highest ranking among those Great Officers of State which are appointed regularly in the United Kingdom, nominally outranking even the Prime Minister.

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Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales

The Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales is the head of the judiciary and President of the Courts of England and Wales.

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Lords of Appeal in Ordinary

Lords of Appeal in Ordinary, commonly known as Law Lords, were judges appointed under the Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1876 to the British House of Lords in order to exercise its judicial functions, which included acting as the highest court of appeal for most domestic matters.

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Martin Moore-Bick

Sir Martin James Moore-Bick (born 6 December 1946) is a retired judge of the Court of Appeal of England and Wales.

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Master of the Rolls

The Keeper or Master of the Rolls and Records of the Chancery of England, known as the Master of the Rolls, is the second-most senior judge in England and Wales after the Lord Chief Justice, and serves as President of the Civil Division of the Court of Appeal and Head of Civil Justice.

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Palace of Westminster

The Palace of Westminster is the meeting place of the House of Commons and the House of Lords, the two houses of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

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Practice direction

In English law, a practice direction is a supplemental protocol to rules of civil and criminal procedure in the courts – "a device to regulate minor procedural matters".

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President of the Family Division

The President of the Family Division is the head of the Family Division of the High Court of Justice in England and Wales and Head of Family Justice.

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President of the Queen's Bench Division

The President of the Queen's Bench Division is the head of the Queen's Bench Division of the High Court of Justice.

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PricewaterhouseCoopers

PricewaterhouseCoopers (doing business as PwC) is a multinational professional services network headquartered in London, United Kingdom.

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Privy Council of the United Kingdom

Her Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council, usually known simply as the Privy Council, is a formal body of advisers to the Sovereign of the United Kingdom.

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Royal Courts of Justice

The Royal Courts of Justice, commonly called the Law Courts, is a court building in London which houses the High Court and Court of Appeal of England and Wales.

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Senior Courts Act 1981

The Senior Courts Act 1981 (c.54), originally named the Supreme Court Act 1981, is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

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Strand, London

Strand (or the Strand) is a major thoroughfare in the City of Westminster, Central London.

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Supreme Court of Judicature Act 1873

The Supreme Court of Judicature Act 1873 (sometimes known as the Judicature Act 1873) was an act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom in 1873.

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Supreme Court of Judicature Act 1877

The Supreme Court of Judicature Act 1877 (40 & 41 Vict. c. 9.) was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom enacted to provide the structure of the ordinary judges of the Court of Appeal, the appellate division of the High Court of Justice and the Lord Justices of Appeal in England and Ireland.

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Supreme Court of the United Kingdom

The Supreme Court of the United Kingdom is the supreme court in all matters under English and Welsh law, Northern Irish law and Scottish civil law.

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Terence Etherton

Sir Terence Michael Elkan Barnet Etherton MR (born 21 June 1951) is the Master of the Rolls and Head of Civil Justice, the second most senior judge in England and Wales.

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Tom Denning, Baron Denning

Alfred Thompson “Tom” Denning, Baron Denning, (23 January 1899 – 5 March 1999) was an English lawyer and judge.

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Twitter

Twitter is an online news and social networking service on which users post and interact with messages known as "tweets".

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.

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Venire facias

In law, venire facias (Latin for "may you cause to come"), also venire facias juratores, and often shortened to venire, is a writ directing a sheriff to assemble a jury.

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Vice-President of the Civil Division

The Vice-President of the Civil Division is a Lord Justice of Appeal who assists the Master of the Rolls in leading the Civil Division of the Court of Appeal of England and Wales.

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Vice-President of the Criminal Division

The Vice-President of the Criminal Division is a Lord Justice of Appeal who assists the Lord Chief Justice, the President of the Criminal Division of the Court of Appeal of England and Wales.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Court_of_Appeal_(England_and_Wales)

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