Jenks v Turpin

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
CourtQueen's Bench Division
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17 cases
  • R v Singapore British Malay Football Club
    • Malaysia
    • High Court (Malaysia)
    • 1 January 1934
  • R v Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis, ex parte Blackburn
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal
    • 29 January 1968
    ...by the beginning of the nineteenth century gaming-houses were a scandal. The Victorian legislation, aided by the Victorian Judges in Jenks v. Turpin, (1884) 13 Queen's Bench Division, p. 505, reduced the evil but did not exterminate 7History has repeated itself in our own time. Parliament m......
  • Giorgianni v R
    • Australia
    • High Court
    • 1 January 1985
  • R v Derek Kelly
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal
    • 8 February 2008
    ...played in a common gaming house as part of its business, the gaming would be unlawful, even though the games themselves were not (see Jenks v Turpin (below) at page 513). That apart, a person was not punishable at common law in respect of gaming (see page 517 of Jenks v Turpin). ii) The pro......
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