14 relations: Abortion, Appellate court, BBC, BBC v HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, BBC v Johns, Broadcasting Act 1990, Court of Appeal (England and Wales), Election commission, House of Lords, Independent Television Commission, Judicial functions of the House of Lords, Party political broadcast, ProLife Alliance, Wales.
Abortion is the ending of pregnancy by removing an embryo or fetus before it can survive outside the uterus.
An appellate court, commonly called an appeals court, court of appeals (American English), appeal court (British English), court of second instance or second instance court, is any court of law that is empowered to hear an appeal of a trial court or other lower tribunal.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.
BBC v Harper Collins (2010) EWHC 2424 was a 2010 case in English law, in which the British Broadcasting Corporation applied for an injunction to prevent HarperCollins publishing a book by Ben Collins, which was to reveal his identity as the racing driver known as 'The Stig' on the BBC's Top Gear programme.
BBC v Johns Ch 32 is a case in UK administrative law.
The Broadcasting Act 1990 is a law of the British parliament, often regarded by both its supporters and its critics as a quintessential example of Thatcherism.
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.
An election commission is a body charged with overseeing the implementation of election procedures.
The House of Lords of the United Kingdom, also known as the House of Peers, is the upper house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
The Independent Television Commission (ITC) licensed and regulated commercial television services in the United Kingdom (except S4C in Wales) between 1 January 1991 and 28 December 2003.
The House of Lords, in addition to having a legislative function, historically also had a judicial function.
A party political broadcast (also known, in pre-election campaigning periods, as a party election broadcast) is a television or radio broadcast made by a political party.
ProLife Alliance (or simply ProLife) was an anti-abortion, single-issue political party that was active in the United Kingdom from 1997 to 2004.
Wales (Cymru) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and the island of Great Britain.