Chinien v The State

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
Judgment Date1993
CourtPrivy Council
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3 cases
  • Tyack v Mauritius
    • United Kingdom
    • Privy Council
    • 29 March 2006 is an area in which they are particularly slow to intervene, paying considerable deference to the views of the local court. In Chinien v The State [1993] 1 WLR 329, also an appeal from the Supreme Court of Mauritius, Lord Jauncey of Tullichettle, giving the judgment of the Board, said at......
  • Goinsamy Chinien (Petitioner) v Attorney General and Another
    • United Kingdom
    • Privy Council
    • 9 March 2000
    ...His conviction was affirmed by the Supreme Court and the petitioner then appealed against his conviction to the Judicial Committee: Chinien v. The State [1993] 1 W.L.R. 329. The Judicial Committee dismissed the appeal against conviction but quashed the sentence of five years' imprisonment ......
  • The Attorney General v China State Construction Engineering Corporation
    • Hong Kong
    • High Court (Hong Kong)
    • 16 October 1995 be one of strict liability by that process of construction the offence will meet the criteria laid down in Attorney v Lee Kwong-kut 1993 WLR 329. 18. The first question asked by the magistrate "whether I erred in law in deciding that Section 38A of the Immigration Ordinance was repealed ......

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