The Privy Council as the Final Court for the British Empire

@article{Richardson2012ThePC,
  title={The Privy Council as the Final Court for the British Empire},
  author={I. Richardson},
  journal={Victoria University of Wellington law review},
  year={2012},
  volume={43},
  pages={103}
}
  • I. Richardson
  • Published 2012
  • Sociology
  • Victoria University of Wellington law review
After introductory comments on how the Judicial Committee functioned as the final court for the British Empire for over a century, including statistical material and discussion of the judicial membership and counsel involved in Indian appeals, this article discusses a range of highly unusual cases from India, Canada and New Zealand. The aim is to give something of the flavour of the Judicial Committee's work and its impact on local courts. The final section of the paper suggests conclusions… Expand
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