Right to a Fair Trial in UK Law

  • Investors Compensation Scheme Ltd v West Bromwich Building Society
    • House of Lords
    • 19 Jun 1997
    ...... they claim as assignees of the Investors' rights against W.B.B.S. They assert that all the ...This would strike the investor as fair and reasonable. At this stage our hypothetical ......
  • Brown v Stott (Procurator Fiscal, Dunfermline)
    • Privy Council
    • 05 Dic 2000
    ...... whether, compatibly with the respondent's rights under article 6 of the European Convention on ... Dunfermline, as prosecutor, could rely at trial on the respondent's admission compulsorily ... section 5, would infringe her right to a fair trial guaranteed by article 6 of the Convention. ......
  • Director General of Fair Trading v Proprietary Association of Great Britain; Re Medicaments and Related Classes of Goods (No 2)
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 26 Jul 2001
    ...... On the 2 nd October 2000 the Restrictive Practices Court began the trial of a contested application by the Director General of Fair Trading ("the ... 34 Article 6 of the European Convention on Human Rights provides: " Right to a fair trial In the determination ......
  • International Transport Roth GmbH and Others v Secretary of State for the Home Department
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 22 Feb 2002
    ...... (pursuant to section 4 of the Human Rights Act, 1998); and b) inconsistent with Community ... against him, everyone is entitled to a fair and public hearing within a reasonable time by an ... (implicit in the requirements of a fair trial) is illusory in practice since its exercise ......
  • Mackay v Dick and Stevenson
    • House of Lords
    • 07 Mar 1881
    ...... that the machine should have the stipulated fair trial, unless the defender provided a properly ......
  • R (West) v Parole Board; R (Smith) v Parole Board (No 2) (Conjoined Appeals)
    • House of Lords
    • 27 Ene 2005
    ...... a public law duty to act in a procedurally fair manner. It accepts that in some cases, as where ... been sentenced for a sexual offence, the trial judge made an order under section 44 of the Act, ... of the reasons for his recall and of his right to make representations. ......
  • R v International Stock Exchange of the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland Ltd, ex parte Else (1982) Ltd
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 16 Oct 1992
    ...... informed of this decision and exercised its right to appeal to the Committee. The Committee met on ... [1987] 3 CMLR 951 , but I hope I am fairly expressing their essential point. . . 12 ......
  • Mk (Duty to Give Reasons)
    • Upper Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber)
    • 10 Oct 2013
    ......The Appellant exercised his right of appeal, invoking grounds which included his ... the application of logic, common sense, fairness and human experience (Halsbury's Laws of England, ......
  • Dyer v Watson and Another; HM Advocate v K
    • Privy Council
    • 29 Ene 2002
    ...... Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms provides: "In ... against him, everyone is entitled to a fair and public hearing within a reasonable time by ... 3 and 14 April 1998 they gave evidence at a trial in the sheriff court at Linlithgow. At that trial ......
  • Millar v Dickson; Payne and Others v Heywood
    • Privy Council
    • 24 Jul 2001
    ...... incompatible with any of the Convention rights defined in section 1 of the Human Rights Act 1998 ... summary complaint on 5 May 1999, when their trial began but was not concluded. The trial diet was ... against him, everyone is entitled to a fair and public hearing within a reasonable time by an ......
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