Articles tagged as Jamaican Law

This short collection of law papers is of relevance to law students studying within Jamaica or for those with an interest in Jamaican law from outside of the territory. The Jamaican Judiciary is based on the tradition of English Common Law.

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Jamaican Law

Latest Law Papers tagged as Jamaican Law

Including law essays, dissertations, problem questions, case summaries, and law lectures, suitable for law students working towards their LLB / LLM qualifications or those studying for the new SQE.

Hinds v The Queen - Case Summary

Case Summaries

By the Gun Court Act 1974 the Parliament of Jamaica established a new court, the Gun Court, to try “firearms offences.” The Act provided for three divisions of the court; the Circuit Court Division and the Resident Magistrate’s Division....

Last modified: 5th Oct 2021

Protecting Citizens Rights in the Caribbean

Constitutional Law

Judicial review is an effective tool in the protection of citizens’ rights. Judicial review may be defined ......

Last modified: 18th Mar 2021

Upholding Judiciary Independence through the Federal Constitution

Constitutional Law

Articles 121 to 131A of Malaysia Federal Constitution provide provision for our judiciary. The phrase “there shall be in clause (1) of Art. 121......

Last modified: 6th Aug 2019

Family Mediation

Family Law

Game theory[2] offers a useful insight in the evolution of mediation in Jamaica....

Last modified: 17th Jul 2019

Legal System of Jamaica

Judicial Law


Last modified: 3rd Jul 2019