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PM: We're in an economic war

David Cameron has told business leaders that "this country is in the economic equivalent of war today, we need the same spirit."

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PM wants to 'get a grip' of 'time-wasting' appeals

In a speech to business leaders at the CBI annual conference, David Cameron is expected to complain that judicial review had become a "massive growth industry" that was delaying action and costing taxpayers too much money.

We urgently needed to get a grip on this. So here's what we're going to do: reduce the time limit when people can bring cases; charge more for reviews - so people think twice about time-wasting.

And instead of giving hopeless cases up to four bites of the cherry to appeal a decision, we will halve that to two.

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