Judicial Review of Scientific Findings
Rodriguez Ferrere, Marcelo
The High Court decision in New Zealand Climate Science Education Trust v National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research is a rare example of judicial examination of scientific research undertaken by publicly-owned bodies, but also represents a potentially worrying precedent. In this paper, the author discusses the importance of judicial review remedies to those wronged by the adverse effects of public decision making.
Keywords: Administrative Law; Public Law; Judicial Review; New Zealand
Research Type: Journal Article