Attorney General v De Keyser's Royal Hotel

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
Date1920
CourtChancery Division
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  • R v Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain, ex parte Mahmood and Another
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 31 July 2001
    ...of a power conferred by the royal prerogative. He has drawn our attention to the decision of the House of Lords in Attorney General v De Keyser's Royal Hotel [1920] AC 508 but, as Mr Pleming points out, it is important to recognise the limitations of that authority. Lord Dunedin said at 526......
  • R v Secretary of State for the Environment, ex parte Newham London Borough Council
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • Invalid date
  • R v Secretary of State for the Home Department, ex parte Fire Brigades Union
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 9 November 1994
    ...a scheme radically different from these provisions? 32The leading cases to which our attention was properly drawn, Attorney General v De Keyser's Royal Hotel Limited [1920] AC 508 and the Laker Airways case already cited, did not concern statutory provisions not brought into force and so pr......
  • Burmah Oil Company (Burma Trading) Ltd v Lord Advocate
    • United Kingdom
    • House of Lords
    • 21 April 1964
    ...Royal Prerogative and the consequences of its exercise. Apart from In re a Petition of Right [1915] 3 K.B. 649 and Attorney-General v. de Keyser's Royal Hotel [1920] A.C. 508 , there have been no cases directly raising the matter for some centuries, and obiter dicta and the views of i......
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