Recent Cases

Mohareb v State of New South Wales (No 2) [2024] NSWCA 69 (28 March 2024) (Gleeson and Stern JJA)


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JUDGMENTS AND ORDERS — Court of Appeal — motion to set aside order refusing leave to appeal —application under UCPR, rr 36.15, 36.16, 36.17 — whether orders made against good faith — where no misconduct or dishonourable conduct by the respondents — whether Court misapprehended the applicant’s evidence or submissions — where no basis for setting aside judgment established

COURTS AND JUDGES — bias — where applicant requested notice of motion be heard by differently constituted bench — where members of bench participated in earlier decision refusing leave to appeal — whether previous adverse decision can ground reasonable apprehension of bias — recusal application refused