Hearings in the Supreme Court?are now shown live on the Court’s website.

On Wednesday 11 November, the Supreme Court will hear the case of A and B v Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority and Anor. This appeal will consider?whether excluding A and B, who are victims of human trafficking, from compensation under the Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme unjustifiably discriminates against A and B, in breach of Article 14 taken with Article 4 of the European Convention on Human Rights.

On Thursday 12 November, the Supreme Court will hear the case of Triple Point Technology Inc v PTT Public Company Ltd.?This appeal will consider issues surrounding liquidated damages and limitation of liability clauses.

On Friday 13 November, the Supreme Court will hand down judgment in R (on the application of Maughan) (AP) v Her Majesty’s Senior Coroner for Oxfordshire. The proposed panel for hand-down is?Lord Reed, Lord Kerr, Lord Wilson, Lord Carnwath, and Lady Arden. The appeal considered two issues. First, whether?the applicable standard of proof in inquest proceedings in the case of suicide the balance of probabilities (the civil standard) or beyond reasonable doubt (the criminal standard). Second, if the answer depends on?whether the determination is expressed as a short-form conclusion or a narrative conclusion.

The hand-downs will be streamed on Supreme Court Live and will then be made available on the Supreme Court’s?video on demand service.

The following Supreme Court judgments remain outstanding:

Keefe (by his litigation friend Eyton) v Hoteles Pinero Canarias SL, heard 7 Mar 2017

Arcadia Petroleum Ltd & Ors v Bosworth & Anor, heard 10-11 Apr 2017

Mastercard Incorporated & Ors v Walter Hugh Merricks CBE, heard 13 and 14 May 2019

Test Claimants in the Franked Investment Income Group Litigation & Ors v Commissioners of Inland Revenue, heard 27 June 2019

In the matter of an application by Anthony McIntyre for Judicial Review (Northern Ireland), heard 24 October 2019

Halliburton Company v Chubb Bermuda Insurance Ltd (Formerly known as Ace Bermuda Insurance Ltd), heard 12-13 November 2019

ABC (AP) v Principal Reporter & Anor (Scotland), heard 13- 14 November 2019

In the matter of XY (AP) (Scotland), heard 13- 14 November 2019

R v Hilton (Northern Ireland), heard 2 December 2019

MacDonald & Anor v Cambroe Estates Ltd (Scotland), heard 4 December 2019

The Law Debenture Trust Corporation plc v Ukraine (Represented by the Minister of Finance of Ukraine acting upon the instructions of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine) Nos. 2 and 3,?heard 9-12 December 2019

R V C, heard 27 January 2020

Royal Mencap Society v Tomlinson-Blake, heard 12- 13 February 2020

Shannon v Rampersad & Anor (T/A Clifton House Residential Home), heard 12-13 February?2020

Test Claimants in the Franked Investment Income Group Litigation & Ors v Commissioners of Inland Revenue (1) and (2), heard 18- 20 February 2020

Okpabi & Ors v Royal Dutch Shell Plc & Anor, heard 23 June 2020

Asda Stores Ltd v Brierly & Ors, heard 13-14 June 2020

R (Gourlay) v Parole Board, heard 16 July 2020

Uber BV & Ors v Aslam & Ors, heard 21-22 July 2020

Takhar v Gracefield Developments Ltd & Ors, heard 23 July 2020

Allykhan v Abdool (Mauritius), heard 23 July 2020

Evergreen Marine (UK) Ltd v Nautical Challenge Ltd, heard 5-6 October 2020

R (on the application of Friends of the Earth Ltd and others) v Heathrow Airport Ltd, heard 7-8 October 2020

R (on the application of KBR, Inc) v Director of the Serious Fraud Office, heard 13 October 2020

Manchester Building Society (Appellant) v Grant Thornton UK LLP (Respondent), heard 13-14 October 2020

SC, CB and 8 children (Appellants) v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions and others (Respondents), heard 20-22 October 2020

Pakistan International Airline Corporation v Times Travel (UK) Ltd, heard 2-3 November 2020

Khan v Meadows,?heard 5 November

A and B v Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority and Anor, heard 11 November

Triple Point Technology Inc v PTT Public Company Ltd, heard 12 November.