The Supreme Court, which was established in October , and its predecessor, the House of Lords, have never had a female majority on any one case before. The court currently has 10 justices. Lord Mance, the former deputy president of the court, retired in June this year, and Lord Hughes retired last month. A third justice, Lord Sumption, is due to retire in December. A ll three women on the court, Lady Hale, Lady Black, and Lady Arden, will preside in Re D, which involves an application by Birmingham City Council to allow them to keep the boy in residential care with his parents' permission.
The newest female judge, Lady Justice Arden, is an expert in law reform and international law who has organised exchanges between the senior judiciary of the UK and the judiciaries of courts abroad.
How 2 Supreme Court cases from 1919 shaped the next century of First Amendment law
W omen have been allowed to act as barristers in British courts since , when the Sex Disqualification Removal Act came into force. The Supreme Court is the highest court to which you can appeal a civil case in the UK, and for criminal cases the highest in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. We urge you to turn off your ad blocker for The Telegraph website so that you can continue to access our quality content in the future. Visit our adblocking instructions page.
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