R v Duffy. ex parte Nash

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
Date1960
Year1960
CourtDivisional Court
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    • Malaysia
    • Court of Appeal (Malaysia)
    • Invalid date
  • Re Application of Lau Swee Soong
    • Singapore
    • High Court (Singapore)
    • 11 September 1967
    ...public interest. The question as to what constitutes contempt of court was dealt with exhaustively by Lord Parker CJ in R v Duffy & Ors [1960] 2 QB 188 where after examining all the leading cases on the subject, his Lordship observed, at p 197: The question in every case is whether, in all ......
  • Kelly v O'Neill
    • Ireland
    • Supreme Court
    • 2 December 1999
    ...BELLITTI V CANADIAN BROADCASTING CORP 1974 44 DLR (3d) 407 R V CUTHBERTSON 1981 AC 470 AG V TONKS 1939 NZLR 533 R V DUFFY EX-PARTE NASH 1960 2 QB 188 LORD SALMONS REPORT ON LAW OF CONTEMPT (1969) 12 PARA 29 AG V NEWS GROUP NEWSPAPERS LTD 1986 2 AER 833 SUNDAY TIMES V UNITED KINGDOM 1978 2 ......
  • R v Horsham Justices, ex parte Farquharson
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 21 December 1981
    ...even though he has not been committed for trial, his trial is "pending" (see Rex v. Parke (1903) 2 King's Bench 432, followed in Reg. v. Duffy (1960) 2 Queen's Bench 188 at page 195). Proceedings are "imminent" even before that 129(5) On the facts of this case there was no material which ......
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2 books & journal articles
  • Administrative and Constitutional Law
    • Singapore
    • Singapore Academy of Law Annual Review No. 2010, December 2010
    • 1 December 2010
    ...Singh J in Re Application of Lau Swee Soong; Lau Swee Soong v Goh Keng Swee [1965-1967] SLR(R) 748 which approved R v Duffy; Ex p Nash [1960] 2 QB 188 (Shadrake Alan at [42]), but which was rejected in AG v Wain [1991] 1 SLR(R) 85 (‘Wain’). Second, the reliance in some cases such as Wain an......
  • Quarterly Summary
    • United Kingdom
    • Sage Journal of Criminal Law, The No. 24-4, October 1960
    • 1 October 1960
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