AD & Ors, R (On the Application Of) v London Borough of Hackney [2020] EWCA Civ 518

5th May 2020

Barrister: Asha Groves
Source: Family Law Week

Summary: This case involved an appeal of a judicial review decision in respect of the Respondent Council’s policy in relation to provision to support children who have special educational needs and disabilities (“SEND”). The policy in question involved a 5% reduction in one of the funding elements for SEND provision to schools. The Appellants were children who have SEN and disabilities and attend mainstream schools in Hackney.