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The law and the Commonwealth

Richard Thomas Edwin Latham

The law and the Commonwealth

by Richard Thomas Edwin Latham

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Common law,
  • Imperial federation

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby R. T. E. Latham
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 511-632 p.
    Number of Pages632
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22803291M
    ISBN 10837139740
    LC Control Number70104250

    Common law - Common law - Comparisons of modern English, American, and Commonwealth law: The legal systems rooted in the English common law have diverged from their parent system so greatly over time that, in many areas, the legal approaches of common-law countries differ as much from one another as they do from civil-law countries. Indeed, England and the United States have so many .   Although conceived primarily as a text for the LLB degree courses in Caribbean universities, Commonwealth Caribbean Tort Law is also essential reading for students preparing for the CAPE Law examinations and the various paralegal courses in the region. Legal practitioners will find the book useful as a work of ready reference, and it will also.

    The Commonwealth Caribbean Law Series is the only series of law books that covers the jurisdiction of the English speaking Caribbean nations. The titles in the series were first published in to acclaim from academics, practitioners and the judiciary in the region. Several editions followed, and they have now become essential reading for those learning and practising Caribbean law. Traditional Rights and FreedomsEncroachments by Commonwealth Laws. This book covers the following topics: Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Religion, Freedom of Association, Freedom of Movement, Property Rights, Retrospective Laws, Fair Trial, Burden of Proof, The Privilege against Self-incrimination, Client Legal Privilege, Strict or Absolute Liability, Appeal from Acquittal, Procedural .

    The Commonwealth Court also functions as a trial court in some civil actions by or against the Commonwealth government and cases regarding statewide elections (42 Pa.C.S. §§ –). Article V, section 4 of the Pennsylvania Constitution created the Commonwealth Court. Acts enacted in set up the court. The book will also look to how the courts in the Commonwealth Caribbean have sought to define principles of administrative law. This book will also consider the alternative methods by which the rights of citizens are protected, including the use of tribunals and inquiries, as well as looking forward to the increasingly significant role of.


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