I was unable to obtain a lawyer in these matters because Legal Aid does not provide legal aid to litigants who are in civil matters.
The Supreme Court Act 1981 provides litigants with the means to gain discovery of evidence that they need to make their claim.
To accede to the request of the defendants would put the access to justice by most litigants out of reach.
And what about personal injury litigants who are being tailed legitimately?
I understand the frustration felt by many litigants in family law proceedings.
Thus, the more restrictive provisions as to solicitor litigants in person were applicable.
The Judge is entitled to run the court in an efficient way for the benefit of litigants .
I understood him to agree that the letters of opinion provided by both litigants had afforded little assistance to the court.
Family and friends for both litigants have testified in a supportive way for each.
The courts have become increasingly aware that this is in the interests of the litigants and society as a whole, particularly in the personal injury field.