Jenkins v Bushby

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
Judgment Date1891
CourtCourt of Appeal
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20 cases
  • R (on the application of Gourlay) v Parole Board
    • United Kingdom
    • Supreme Court
    • 1 January 2020
  • Secretary of State for War v Studdert
    • Ireland
    • Court of Appeal (Ireland)
    • 17 June 1902
    ...I. R. 11 Eq. 322; 1 L. R. Ir. 233. Holloway v. York 2 Ex. Div. 333. Holmes v. HarveyUNK 35 L. T. (N. S.) 600. Jenkins v. BushbyELR [1891] 1 Ch. 484. Lynch v. M'DonaldELR 37 Ch. D. 227. Pilley v. Baylis Ibid. 241. Powell v. WilliamsELR 12 Ch. D. 234. Ruston v. TobinELR 10 Ch. D. 558. Smith v......
  • Evans v Bartlam
    • United Kingdom
    • House of Lords
    • 30 April 1937
    ...the Court in exercising the discretion, though in matters of discretion no one case can be an authority for another. As Kay L.J. said in Jenkin v. Bushby, 1891, 1 Ch. 484, "the Court cannot be bound by a previous decision, to exercise its discretion in a particular way, because that would ......
  • Watts v Manning
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal
    • 17 March 1964
    ...error in law in doing so, He did not do so; he exeroised his discretion". Then again Lord Wright on page 138 quotes Lord Justice Kay in Jenkins v. Buahby with approval: w,0f course, in a question of discretion, authorities are not of much value. He two oases are exactly alike, and even if t......
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2 books & journal articles
  • Courts 2
    • Nigeria
    • DSC Publications Online Sasegbon's Laws of Nigeria. Volume 6: Part II Courts 2
    • 27 June 2016
    ...discretion on in a particular way, because that would be in effect putting an end to the discretion” per Kay L.J in Jenkins v. Bushby (1891) 1 Ch 484 at p. 495.” Inspite of the passage just reacted from the Odusote v. Odusote (supra) the discretionary power conferred upon Court is not as wi......
    • Nigeria
    • DSC Publications Online Sasegbon’s Judicial Dictionary of Nigerian Law. First edition J
    • 6 February 2019 matters of discretion, no one case can be authority for another. The Court cited with approval the English case of Jenkins v. Bushby (1891) 1 Ch. 484 at p. 494, where Kay L. J. said: - "The Court cannot be bound by a previous decision to exercise its discretion in a particular way, becau......

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