News archive

News archive

Archived news

You can find all the JCPC's archived news on these pages.

2017

Lord Gill given Supreme Court farewell

23 February 2017
Lord Gill heard his final appeal as a member of the UK Supreme Court's supplementary panel this week.

Judicial vacancies

16 February 2017
Applications are open for President and Justices of The Supreme Court

2016

Revised Practice Directions

10 October 2016
Changes that have come into effect from October 2016

2015

Revised Practice Directions

21 December 2015
Changes that have come into effect from December 2015

Magna Carta Mock Trial materials

8 September 2015
On 31 July 2015, around 800 people witnessed a historic mock trial event to commemorate the 800th anniversary of the sealing of Magna Carta.

Revised Practice Directions

01 April 2015
Practice Direction changes that have come into effect from April 2015

Pora v The Queen (New Zealand)

30 March 2015
JCPC gives its decision regarding retrial

2014

Hearing vacated: Cukurova Finance International Ltd v Alfa Telecom Turkey Ltd

25 July 2014
An update on proceedings

Further proceedings

18 June 2014
Cukurova Finance International Limited and another (Appellants) v Alfa Telecom Turkey Limited (Respondent)

Pora v The Queen

4 April 2014
Case listed for November 2014

New meeting room booking and catering arrangements

31 March 2014
Details of forthcoming changes to our procedures for booking private meeting rooms and ordering catering during hearings

Cukurova v Alfa Telecom Turkey

5 February 2014
JCPC decision on Cukurova v Alfa Telecom Turkey

Judicial Committee Rules

20 March 2013
Changes to come into effect from 1 April 2013

2012

Selection commission

16 October 2012
Vacancy for three Justices of The Supreme Court

Practice Directions

06 September 2012
Changes to come into effect from 1 October 2012

Selection Commission

29 Mar 2012
Vacancy for President of The Supreme Court of The United Kingdom

Practice Directions

09 Feb 2012
Latest changes made to JCPC Practice Directions

2011

Last case from Belize

06 Jul 2011
Tributes at the very last Belize case to be heard by the JCPC

Lord Rodger of Earlsferry

28 Jun 2011
Tribute from The Supreme Court

Practice Directions

21 Mar 2011
Changes made to JCPC Practice Directions