Lord Sudeley and Others v Attorney General

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
Judgment Date13 November 1896
Judgment citation (vLex)[1896] UKHL J1113-1
CourtHouse of Lords
Date13 November 1896
Lord Sudeley and Others
and
The Attorney General.

[1896] UKHL J1113-1

House of Lords

1

After hearing Counsel, as well yesterday as this day, upon the Petition and Appeal of the Right Honourable Charles Douglas Richard Baron Sudeley, and the Right Honourable Charles William Brudenell Bruce (commonly called Lord Charles William Brudenell Bruce), of Mayfield, in the County of Sussex, and Julius Alfred Bertram, of No. 34, Norfolk Street, Strand, in the County of London, praying, That the matter of the Order set forth in the Schedule thereto, namely, an Order of Her Majesty's Court of Appeal, of the 21st day of February 1896, might be reviewed before Her Majesty the Queen in Her Court of Parliament, and that the said Order might be reversed, varied, or altered, or that the Petitioners might have such other relief in the premises as to Her Majesty the Queen in Her Court of Parliament might seem meet; as also upon the printed Case of Her Majesty's Attorney General (on behalf of Her Majesty), lodged in answer to the said Appeal; and Counsel appearing for the said Respondent, but not being called on; and due consideration had of what was offered for the said Appellants:

2

It is Ordered and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in the Court of Parliament of Her Majesty the Queen assembled, That the said Order of Her Majesty's Court of Appeal, of the 21st of February 1896, complained of in the said Appeal, be, and the same is hereby, Affirmed; and that the said Petition and Appeal be, and...

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