The second edition provides a comprehensive guide to the law and practice of civil proceedings usually involving the State. This includes all facets of procedure in judicial review and constitutional litigation. It also deals with cases stated, habeas corpus, relator proceedings, and other proceedings. The book also sets out the applicable procedure in the national courts where issues of Community law arise. The procedure in the Luxembourg and Strasbourg Courts are also considered.Contents: Appeals by way of case stated; Consultative and other forms of case stated; Habeas corpus; Judicial review; Constitutional litigation; Article 26 references; Relator proceedings; Community law and the Irish courts; Practice and procedure before the Luxembourg Courts; Applications before the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg.