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GR v Secretary, Department of Communities and Justice [2021] NSWCA 301 (10 December 2021) (Simpson AJA)


1. On the notice of motion filed by the first and second respondents on 10 November 2021:

a. Pursuant to s 14 of the Civil Procedure Act 2005 (NSW) dispense with the requirement of UCPR 7.17(1) that the applicant (GR) take no further step in the substantive proceeding until a tutor has been appointed for the fourth respondent (AB).

b. Direct that an Independent Legal Representative be appointed for the fourth respondent to the substantive proceeding (AB).

c. Request the Crown Solicitor (i) to…