Jones v DPP

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
CourtHouse of Lords
Date1962
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46 cases
  • R v Anderson
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 1 February 1988
    ...KB, 251, and R. v. Chitson (1909) 2 KB, 945. Perhaps most surprisingly of all, also the case of Jones v. Director of Public Prosecutions (1962) AC 635, which we shall have to examine in more detail in a moment. In that case, in the court at first instance, the trial judge being Mr. Justice ......
  • The Police Federation v The Commissioner of The Independent Commission of Investigations
    • Jamaica
    • Court of Appeal
    • 16 March 2018
    ...right to liberty, without clear and express language to that effect. 38 Queen's Counsel cited Jones v Director of Public Prosecutions [1962] AC 635 to support her argument that where the interpretation or construction of a statute is required, the statute must be construed as a whole. In ex......
  • State v Gobin; State v Griffith
    • Guyana
    • Court of Appeal
    • 31 March 1976
    ...well have cited appositely, words in a certain passage from the speech of Lord Devlin in Jones v. Director of Public Prosecutions, (1962) 1 All E.R. 569. Speaking then of this principle, His Lordship said (p. 605): “The principle does not apply only to good decisions; if it did, it would h......
  • Shirley
    • United Kingdom
    • First Tier Tribunal (Tax Chamber)
    • 11 November 2014
    ...Hudson & Co, Ltd v Kirkness (HMIT)TAX(1955) 36 TC 28John Hudson & Co, Ltd v Kirkness (HMIT)TAX(1955) 36 TC 28Jones v DPPELR[1962] AC 635IR Commrs v LukeTAX(1963) 40 TC 630IR Commrs v LukeTAX(1963) 40 TC 630Rae (HMIT) v Lazard Investment Co, LtdTAX(1963) 41 TC 1IR Commrs v JoinerTAX(......
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4 books & journal articles
  • Subject Index
    • United Kingdom
    • International Journal of Evidence & Proof, The Nbr. 9-4, December 2005
    • 1 December 2005
    ...[2004]EWCA Civ 1225............................................. 6 6Jenkins v R [2004] HCA 57 ...........................138Jones v DPP [1962] AC 635 ............................. 24Jones v Great Central Railway Company[1910] AC 4, HL ...........................................20 1Jones (c.......
  • Proving Consent in Sexual Cases: Legislative Change and Cultural Evolution
    • United Kingdom
    • International Journal of Evidence & Proof, The Nbr. 9-1, January 2005
    • 1 January 2005
    ...part of his trial for rape clutching a Bible to hisheart, as did Malcolm Edwards,169 that could justify admission of evidence of his164 [1962] AC 635.165 Criminal Justice Act 2003, s. 105(1)(b). Under s. 105(6) evidence is admissible under s. 101(1)(f)only if it goes no further than is nece......
  • Table of Cases
    • United Kingdom
    • International Journal of Evidence & Proof, The Nbr. 11-4, October 2007
    • 1 October 2007
    .... . . . . . . . . . 81Jonathan Alexander Ltd v Proctor The Times(3 January 1996), CA . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25Jones v DPP [1962] AC 635. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .332Kaye v Robertson [1991] FSR 62. . . . . . . . . . . . 208Khan v United Kingdom (2001) 31 EHRR 45 . . . ........
  • Collective irrationality and the doctrine of precedent.
    • Australia
    • Melbourne University Law Review Vol. 38 Nbr. 2, December - December 2014
    • 1 December 2014
    ...Law and Stare Decisis: Concerning Prajudizienrecht in Amerika (1933) 33 Columbia Law Review 199, 200. (96) Ibid. See also Jones v DPP [1962] AC 635, 711 (Lord (97) Australian Crime Commission v Stoddart (2011) 244 CLR 554, 574-5 [57]. (98) Neil Duxbury, The Nature and Authority of Precedent......

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