R v Home Secretary ex parte Fire Brigades’ Union 
- The Home Secretary refused to choose a time to implement part of the Criminal Justice Act 1988, instead implementing an alternative, cheaper scheme under prerogative powers
- Had the Home Secretary acted unlawfully
- The Home Secretary could not refuse to implement legislation entirely
- The legislature, executive and judiciary each have their own exclusive domain, ensure separation
Posted in Public Law Revision Notes.
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