Tag: UK Law

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R v G and F
4th Jul 2019
Introduction: After police searched one of the defendant’s (G) flat, they found indecent images of children on a laptop computer. The police then searched his mobile......

R v Director of the Serious Fraud Office
4th Jul 2019
Introduction: The Director of the Serious Fraud Office started investigating certain allegations of corruption against a UK company. Among other things......

R v Kemp (1957) 1 QB 399
4th Jul 2019
Introduction: The defendant assaulted his wife with a hammer. He had no previous history of violence and no apparent motive. He was charged with causing......

R v Brown 2011
4th Jul 2019
Introduction: The appellant, Brown was married to the victim and they had two children. The couple was undergoing a divorce. Brown had contact with the......

R v George - 1956
4th Jul 2019
Introduction: The defendant had a foot fetish, and on two occasions attempted to remove shoes off the feet of young girls without their consent for the......

R v Campbell - 1991
4th Jul 2019
Introduction: Tony Campbell (C) arrested after loitering outside a post office, wearing sunglasses and carrying something heavy, after police had......

R v Clarke - 2009
4th Jul 2019
Introduction: Clarke suffered from type 1 Diabetes and had a Hypoglycaemic attack at the wheel of his vehicle, causing him to hit two pedestrians......

R v Clouden - 1987
4th Jul 2019
Introduction: The defendant approached the victim from behind whilst she was carrying a shopping basket in her left hand. He wrenched the basket......

R v Malcherek and Steel
4th Jul 2019
Introduction: Malcherek stabbed his wife in the abdomen. She was treated for the wound and a few days later she collapsed in hospital....

R v Ong [2001] Cr App R (S) 117
4th Jul 2019
Introduction: The defendant had planned to switch off the floodlights at a Premier League football game between Charlton and Liverpool......

R v Saik - 2006
4th Jul 2019
Introduction: The defendant, Saik, operated a bureau de change near Marble Arch in London. Saik changed money that had been gained as proceeds of crime into......

R v Fiak - 2005
4th Jul 2019
Introduction: Fiak had been sitting in a car, parked outside his house, when he was approached by police officers who had suspected he was in......

R v Hennigan
4th Jul 2019
Introduction: Hennigan drove at eighty miles per hour and hit the side of a car, driven by Lowe, who was emerging from a turning in a road....

R v Shepherd - 1862
4th Jul 2019
Introduction: The defendant was the mother of an eighteen year old girl who had died as a result of complications during childbirth. After going into labour......

R v Geddes - 1996
4th Jul 2019
Introduction: Gary William Geddes (G), 29, was discovered in the toilets of a school to which he had no connection, with a rucksack. When leaving the school......

R v Secretary of State for Wales
4th Jul 2019
Introduction: The appellant was the owner of a Grade II listed building which was subject to a notice of removal in respect of a carillon......

Useful Definitions in Land Law
3rd Jul 2019
Introduction: A restrictive covenant is an interest in the land of another recognised by equity whereby the owner of one piece of land may hold a restrictive covenant....

The Quotation Made by Lord Woolf
3rd Jul 2019
Introduction: The aim of this essay is to examine the quotation made by Lord Woolf CJ with regards to certainty and flexibility within the doctrine of judicial precedent; it is important to consider the principles of judicial precedent that facilitate certainty and flexibility within the law and also the principles that cause weakness....

Separation of Powers in the UK
3rd Jul 2019
Introduction: There Is No Absolute Doctrine Of Separation Of Powers In The UK Constitution. Overlaps Exist Both In Terms Of The Functions Of The Organs Of State And The Personnel Operating Within Them....

Patient Midwife Legal Essay
3rd Jul 2019
Introduction: This is a case involving confidentiality issues between patient and midwife. The details of the case are specifically...

The Land Registration Act
3rd Jul 2019
Introduction: The Land Registration Act certainly goes some distance towards providing a functional regime for the regulation of transaction with land....