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Cutting the Umbilical Cord: The Final Appellate Court in Former British Colonies

@inproceedings{Young2013CuttingTU,
  title={Cutting the Umbilical Cord: The Final Appellate Court in Former British Colonies},
  author={H. Young},
  year={2013}
}
All legal systems have a court of last resort as the final judicial authority for public policy. For example, in the United States of America, the U.S. Supreme Court is the national final appellate court that provides answers to important legal questions that underpin public policy. Some sovereign nations also become members of a supra-national judicial entity which then serves as the court of last resort for those nations. Why would a state allow a court situated outside its borders the final… Expand
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