Mckee v Mckee

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
CourtPrivy Council
Judgment Date1951
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  • Strong-Forrester (Michelle Ann) v Kevin Leighton Forrester
    • Jamaica
    • Supreme Court
    • 14 September 2007
    ...it has jurisdiction over this matter, although not binding on this Court should be given great weight in accordance with the principle in McKee v. McKee [1951] 1 All E.R. 942. However, in McKee the Court was dealing with the question of how to treat a decision by a foreign court as to cust......
  • Re J (A Child) (Custody rights; Jurisdiction)
    • United Kingdom
    • House of Lords
    • 16 June 2005
    ...private international law, that view has now become orthodox. It was expressly approved by the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council in McKee v McKee [1951] AC 352, which emphasised that there was a choice open to the trial judge: "It is possible that a case might arise in which it a......
  • Re L. (Minors) (Wardship: Jurisdiction)
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 8 November 1973
    ...will be convenient to say something about the authorities. The kidnapping cases to which we were referred are these: ( MoKee v. MoKee 1951 Appeal Cases 352); Re "H" (1966 1 Weekly Law Reports 381); Re "E."(D)" (1967 Chancery 287 and 761); Re "T" (1968 Chan......
  • Cox v Cox
    • Cayman Islands
    • Grand Court
    • 16 March 2006
    ...Butler-Sloss, L.J. applied. (2) J (A minor) (Abduction), In re, [1990] 2 A.C. 562; [1990] 2 All E.R. 961, applied. (3) McKee v. McKee, [1951] A.C. 352; [1951] 1 All E.R. 942, dicta of Lord Simonds applied. (4) P (A Child) (Abduction: Custody rights), In re, [2005] Fam. 293; [2004] 2 FLR 105......
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