Scott v Scott

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
CourtHouse of Lords
Judgment Date1913
Date1913
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  • Chee Siok Chin and Another v Attorney-General
    • Singapore
    • High Court (Singapore)
    • 13 September 2006
    ...either before or after the 1991 amendments. 33 The virtues of a public trial expressed in dicta relied upon by Mr Ravi from Scott v Scott [1913] AC 417 and Harman v Secretary of State for the Home Department [1983] 1 AC 280 (“Harman”) are not counterpoints to the summary procedure debate. T......
  • R v Westminster City Council, ex parte Castelliand Another
    • United Kingdom
    • Queen's Bench Division
    • 31 July 1995
    ......R v Criminal Injuries Board, ex parte A [1992] COD 378. R v Socialist Worker, ex parte Attorney-General [1975] 1 QB 637. Scott v Scott [1918] AC 417. Applications for orders under s 11 of the Contempt of Court Act 1981. Jan Luba for the applicants. Simon Mehigan for the Daily ......
  • Lee Boon Tuan v PP
    • Malaysia
    • High Court (Malaysia)
    • 1 January 1960
  • Savings & Investment Bank Ltd v Gasco Investments (Netherlands) B.v (No. 2)
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 12 November 1987
    ...from the judgments in O'Shea v. O'Shea in which there were further extracts from R. v. Barnado. Mrs. Horne-Roberts also referred to Scott v. Scott [1913] AC 417. In this case the House of Lords was concerned with an application to commit for contempt of court involving the publication of th......
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2 firm's commentaries
  • Open And Shut Cases: Balancing Open Justice And Confidentiality
    • Cayman Islands
    • Mondaq Cayman Islands
    • 1 March 2017
    ...analysis, though, will be similar in each case. "Publicity is the very soul of justice", as the House of Lords said in Scott v Scott [1913] AC 417 (a decision cited by the Chief Justice). However, the principle of publicity may need to cede to the overriding principle of doing justice in pa......
  • Justice On Display
    • Cayman Islands
    • Mondaq Cayman Islands
    • 24 January 2017
    ...their concerns and the basis for them. Footnotes For example, the so-called 'eraser button' law in California in 2013 [2011] (1) CILR 196 [1913] AC 417 [1992] Ch 394 [2004.2005] CILR 485 Re Beddoe [1893] 1 Ch 547 [2014] EWHC 3432 (Ch) Grand Court Rules Practice Direction No.3/97 [2014] (1) ......
18 books & journal articles
  • Subject Index
    • United Kingdom
    • International Journal of Evidence & Proof, The Nbr. 12-4, November 2008
    • 1 November 2008
    .... . . . . . . . . . . .154Savage andOwen v DPP[1982] ILRM 385 . . . . 220Schwartz vR [1988] 2SCR 443 . . . . . . . . .276, 294Scott vScott [1913]AC 417 . . . . . . . . . . . . 333–334Secretary of State for the Home Department vRehman [2003]1 AC 153 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 342Secretary......
  • Open Justice: Concepts and Judicial Approaches
    • United Kingdom
    • Federal Law Review Nbr. 40-3, September 2012
    • 1 September 2012
    ...some uncertainty within the Australian _____________________________________________________________________________________ 33 [1913] AC 417 (House of Lords). 34 Ibid 435. 35 Ibid 438. 36 Ibid 442. 37 Ibid 445–6. 38 Ibid 476. 39 Ibid 482–3. 394 Federal Law Review Volume 40 ________________......
  • The principle of open justice and the judicial duty to give public reasons.
    • Australia
    • Melbourne University Law Review Vol. 38 Nbr. 2, December - December 2014
    • 1 December 2014
    ...(1976) 134 CLR 495, 520 (Gibbs J). The constitutional significance of the principle was first recognised by Lord Shaw in Scott v Scott [1913] AC 417,473-5. See also more recent Australian constitutional cases, where adherence to the open justice principle has been described as a 'defining' ......
  • Open justice and suppressing evidence of police methods: the positions in Canada and Australia.
    • Australia
    • Melbourne University Law Review Vol. 31 Nbr. 1, April 2007
    • 1 April 2007
    ...(96) Re Application by Chief Commissioner of Police (Vic) (2005) 214 ALR 422, 449 (Kirby J) ('Re Application 2005'). (97) Scott v Scott [1913] AC 417, 437-8 (Viscount Haldane LC). (98) Re Applications 2004 (2004) 9 VR 275, 288 (Winneke P, Ormiston and Vincent JJA). (99) Ibid 294. (100) See ......
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