R v Lefroy

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
CourtCourt of the Queen's Bench
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6 cases
  • Manchester City Council v McCann and Another
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 16 Noviembre 1998
    ...1984) to "confine the [inherent power to commit] to the instances given and to the extent limited" (per Lord Cockburn LJ in The Queen -v- Lefroy [1873] 8 QB 134 at 138) by the statute. Therefore the County Court's powers to commit for criminal contempts are those to be found in Se......
  • You Xin v Public Prosecutor and another appeal
    • Singapore
    • High Court (Singapore)
    • 24 Julio 2007
    ...1 KB 32 (refd) R v Davison (1821) 4 B & Ald 329; 106 ER 958 (refd) R v Joseph Griffin (1988) 88 Cr App R 63 (refd) R v Lefroy (1873) LR 8 QB 134 (folld) R v Logan [1974] Crim LR 609 (refd) R v Kevin John Moran (1985) 81 Cr App R 51 (refd) R v William Stone (1796) 6 Term Rep 527; 101 ER ......
  • Bodden v Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 2 Noviembre 1989
    ...weight on the use of the words "otherwise misbehaves in court" and upon the judgments given in the case of R. v. Lefroy [1873] L.R. 8 Q.B. 134. In my judgment, the construction placed on section 12 of the Contempt of Court Act 1981 was 8Prior to the passing of the County Courts A......
  • R v Griffin
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 12 Febrero 1988
    ...the county court, for an inferior court of record may punish summarily only where the contempt is in the face. But here, it is plain from R. v. Lefroy (1873) L.R. 8 Q.B. 134, Skipworth's case (1873) L.R. 9 Q.B. 230, Parashuram Detaram Shamdasani v. Kins-Emperor (1945) A.C. 264, and Balogh v......
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