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Cases That Changed Our Livesvolume 2


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Foreword: The Right Honourable The Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd, Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales; Preface: Ian McDougall, VP & Legal Director, LexisNexis International; List of Contributors; Table of Cases; PART I - THE RESTRAINT OF KINGS - "BE YOU NEVER SO HIGH ..."; 1. The Golden Met-wand and Measure - Prohibitions del Roy (Matthew Seys-Llewellyn); 2. The Trial of Charles I (Geoffrey Robertson QC); 3. Elected Leader or Sun King? The Supreme Court Decides whether the President is above the Law in US v Nixon (Professor Tamara Rice Lave); PART II - MODERN PUBLIC LAW; 4. Anisminic Ltd v Foreign Compensation Commission: A Beacon for Accountability (Michael Fordham QC); 5. Giving Effect to the Intentions of Parliament: Pepper v Hart (Oliver Jones); 6. A Hunting We Will Go? R (Jackson and Others) v Attorney General (Alexander Horne); 7. 'On remand in police custody' or how the QPC provides litigants with recourse to the consititutional courts (Professor Bertrand Mathieu); 8. Kable's Case and the Rule of Law (The Hon Kevin Lindgren AM QC); 9. An important strike for freedom of speech: Dhooharika v Director of Public Prosecutions (Mark Stephens); PART III - LAW AND WAR; 10. Silence of the laws: Dissent and democracy in Liversidge v Anderson (Dexter Dias QC); 11. The First Nuremberg Trial and its Enduring Legacy: "Even Rulers Are Under God And The Law" (Steven Kay QC); PART IV - LAW, EQUALITY, RELIGION AND DISCRIMINATION - THREE US CASES; 12. Brown v Board of Education (Kenneth R Thompson II); 13. The Right of Privacy: Roe v Wade (Linda Greenhouse); 14. "Respect for their Private Lives": Lawrence v Texas (Stephen Hetherington); PART V - LAW, EQUALITY, RELIGION AND DISCRIMINATION - THREE BRITISH CASES; 15. Banning the Jilbab in School - A Violation of a Pupil's Right to Manifest Religion? R (Sabina Begum) v Governors of Denbigh High School (Lynne Townley); 16. Having to Pick and Choose: Eweida & Others v the United Kingdom (James Wilson); 17. There's Nowt so Queer as Folk: Bull vs. Hall (Karon Monaghan QC); PART VI - CIVIL LAW; 18. When Louisa Carlill Caught the 'Flu: Carlill v The Carbolic Smoke Ball Co. (John Randall QC); 19. Disregard the Merits? Interim Injunctions under American Cyanamid Co. v Ethicon Ltd (No.1) (Paul Lowenstein QC & Scott Ralston); 20. Puncturing Metaphor: the Supreme Court and the Corporate Veil: Prest v Petrodel Resources Ltd & Others (John Wilson QC); 21. A First Step Towards A European 'Compensation Culture' And A Catalyst for Change: Courage v Crehan (Collette Rawnsley); A Final Word; Index

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