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Administrative Law - Judicial review and statutory appeal - When available - Bodies subject to review

Thursday, October 13, 2016 @ 8:00 PM  

Appeal by the Judicial Committee and named elders of the Highwood Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses (the “Congregation”) from a decision of a chambers judge that the court had jurisdiction to hear the respondent’s application for judicial review of the Congregation’s expulsion decision. In 2014, the respondent was directed by letter to appear before the Judicial Committee of the Congregation. The letter was brief and stated that the alleged wrongdoing involved drunkenness. The respondent attended the meeting and admitted to two occasions of drunkenness, during one of...