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Index of 2007 Judgments

Note:  Judgments in devolution cases are separately listed at the end of this index.          

 

No. Case names Origin Date of judgment
1. Bryan Clarke v. Alton Swaby (Appeal No. 13 of 2005) Jamaica 17th January 2007
2. Noelina Maria Prospere (Nee Madore) v. (1) Frederick Prospere (2) Jennifer Remy (Appeal No. 18 of 2005) Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (St. Lucia) 17th January 2007
3. (1) Gifford Morrell (2) Fiona Morrell v. Workers Savings & Loan Bank (Appeal No. 20 of 2006) Jamaica 18th January 2007
4. Leonie Marshall v. The Director of Public Prosecutions (Appeal No. 2 of 2006) Jamaica

22nd November 2006

Reasons for Decision - 24th January 2007

5. Bikeworld Limited v. The Director-General of the Mauritius Revenue Authority (Appeal No. 65 of 2005) Mauritius 23rd January 2007
6. (1) Richard Joachim (2) Glenford Stewart v. (1) The Attorney General (2) Ephraim Georges (Appeal No. 38 of 2005) The Eastern Carribean Court of Appeal (St Vincent and The Grenadines)

4th December 2006

Reasons for Decision - 24th January 2007

7. (1) Bernard Coard (2) Callistus Bernard (3) Lester Redhead (4) Christopher Stroude (5) Hudson Austin (6) Liam James (7) Leon Cornwall (8) John Anthony Ventour (9) Dave Bartholomew (10) Ewart Layne (11) Colville McBarnett (12) Selwyn Strachan (13) Cecil Prime v. The Attorney General (Appeal No. 10 of 2006) Grenada  7th February 2007
8. Diane Jobson v. Capital and Credit Merchant Bank Limited, Ronald Taylor, Ronald Taylor (appointed by Order of the Court  to represent Carmen Taylor (Appeal No. 52 of 2006) Jamaica 14th February 2007
9. Marco Oliver v. The Queen (Appeal No. 21 of 2005) The Bahamas 26th February 2007
10. (1) Lena Weber Antoni (2) Peaches Limited v. (1) M Kirk Antoni (2) Melanie M Malone (3) A. Blair Antoni (Appeal No. 1 of 2006)   The Bahamas 26th February 2007
11. (1) Emanuel Alexiou (2) Anthony Ferguson v. James A Campbell (Appeal No. 63 of 2006) The Bahamas 26th February 2007
12. (1) Massai Aviation Services (2) Aerostar Limited v. (1) The Attorney General (2) Bahamasair Holdings Limited (Appeal No. 58 of 2005) The Bahamas 26th February 2007
13. Citco Banking Corporation N.V. v. (1) Pusser's Limited (2) Charles S Tobias (Appeal No. 55 of 2005) Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (British Virgin Islands) 28th February 2007
14. Samuel Wray v. The University of the West Indies (Appeal No. 40 of 2005) Jamaica 7th March 2007
15. (1) Chitrah Dookran (2) Malharri Dookran v. The State (Appeal Nos 78 and 79 of 2005) Trinidad and Tobago 7th March 2007
16. FFSB Limited (Formerly known as Fortis Fund Services (Bahamas) Limited v. Seward & Kissel LLP (Appeal No. 71 of 2005) The Bahamas 13th March 2007
17. Premchandra Bissonauth v. The Sugar Fund Insurance Board (Appeal No. 68 of 2005) Mauritius 19th March 2007
18. Julia Lawrence v. The Attorney General (Appeal No. 14 of 2005) Grenada 26th March 2007
19. Western Broadcasting Services v. Edward Seaga (Appeal No. 43 of 2005) Jamaica 29th March 2007
20. (1) Trevor Anderson Foster (29) Cedric Leon Williams v. The Queen (Appeal Nos. 60 and 61 of 2006) Barbados

23rd Janaury 2007

Reasons for Decision - 29th March 2007

21. Barry Wizzard v. The Queen (Appeal No. 106 of 2005) Jamaica 29th March 2007
22. Alaric Astor Pottinger v. Traute Raffone (Appeal No. 64 of 2005) Jamaica 17th April 2007
23. Jayram Chiniah v. The Commissioner of Income Tax (Appeal No. 101 of 2005) Mauritius 17th April 2007
24. The Director of Public Prosecutions v. Devendranath Hurnam (Appeal No. 42 of 2005) Mauritius 25th April 2007
25. Balcarran Bundhoo v. State of Mauritius (Appeal No. 72 of 2005) Mauritius 25th April 2007
26. Gamlestaden Fastigheter AB v. Baltic Partners Limited and others (Appeal No. 56 of 2005) Jersey 25th April 2007
27. Geosurvey Holdings Limited v. BSI (Overseas) (Bahamas) (Appeal No. 66 of 2005) The Bahamas

14th February 2007

Reasons for Decision - 25th April 2007

28. (1) Phillips & Co. (2) Thomas Phillips v. Stephen John Whatley (Appeal No. 26 of 2006) Gilbraltar 2nd May 2007
29. John Hanna v. Imperial Life Assurance Company of Canada (Appeal No. 61 of 2005) The Bahamas 2nd May 2007
30. (1) Jersey Fishermen's Association Ltd (2) IF Ltd (3) Interfish Wirons Limited (4) Scerene Fishing Company Limited (5) John Hartley Lovell v. States of Guernsey (Appeal No. 62 of 2005) Guernsey 2nd May 2007
31. (1) Francis Phillip (2) Kim John v. The Queen (Appeal No. 110 of 2005) The Eastern Caribbean Court of Justice (St. Lucia)

24th January 2007

Reasons for Decision - 2nd May 2007

32. Woventex Ltd (In Receivership) v. Jacques Isaac Benichou (Appeal No. 27 of 2005) Mauritius 10th May 2007
33. David Cullen Bain v. The Queen (Appeal No. 9 of 2006) New Zealand 10th May 2007
34. Wilberforce Bernard v. The State (Appeal No. 118 of 2005) Trinidad and Tobago 10th May 2007
35. Balteano Duffus v. National Water Commission (Appeal No. 13 of 2006) Jamaica

19th April 2007

Reasons for Decision 17th May 2007

36. Jacques Benichou v. Mauritius Commercial Bank (Appeal No. 35 of 2005) Mauritius 23rd May 2007
37. HMB Holdings Ltd v. Cabinet of Antigua and Barbuda (Appeal No. 18 of 2006) Antigua and Barbuda 5th June 2007
38. Clendon Louis v. Andrew Smith (Appeal No 49 of 2004)  Saint Lucia 7th June 2007
39. (1) Marlon Daniel (2) Curtis Archibald (3) Anino Garcia (4) Curtis Marshall v. The State of Trinidad and Tobago (Appeal No 123 and 124 of 2005) Trinidad and Tobago 13th June 2007
40. (1) Conticorp S.A. (2) Leonidas Ortega Trujillo (3) Luis A. Ortega (4) Jamie Ortega v. (1) The Central Bank of Ecuador (2) Banco Continental S.A. (3) Banco Continental Overseas N.V. (4) Interamerican Asset Management Fund Limited (Appeal No.43 of 2006) The Bahamas 20th June 2007
41. Chandresh Sharma and others v. The Attorney General of Trinidad and Tobago (Appeal No. 73 of 2006) Trinidad and Tobago 20th June 2007
42.  Chandresh Sharma v. The Registrar to the Integrity Commission and another (Appeal No. 72 of 2006) Trinidad and Tobago 20th June 2007
43. Mauvilac Industries Ltd v. Mohit Ragoobeer (Appeal No. 33 of 2006) Mauritius 25th June 2007
44. Nathalie Creque v. Cecil Penn (Appeal No. 36 of 2005) British Virgin Islands 27th June 2007
45. Gamlestaden Fastigheter AB v. Baltic Partners Limited and others (Appeal No. 56 of 2005) Jersey

25th April 2007

Reasons for Decision on Costs 27th June 2007

46. (1) The Commissioner of Police (2) The Attorney General v. (1) Bermuda Broadcasting Co Ltd (2) Bermuda Press Holdings Ltd (3) Defontes Broadcasting Co Ltd (4) Bermuda Sun Ltd (5) Defontes Broadcasting Television Ltd (Petition No. 48 of 2005) Bermuda

26th June 2007

 

Delivered 11th July 2007

47. Ken Charles v. The Queen (Appeal No. 77 of 2005) Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 16th July 2007
48. Randolph Trueman Toussaint v. The Attorney General of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (Appeal 28 of 2006) Saint Vincent and the Grenadines  16th July 2007
49. Estate of Imorette Palmer (deceased) v. Cornerstone Investments & Finance Company Ltd (Jamaica) (Appeal No. 23 of 2006)  Jamaica 16th July 2007
50. Dr Astley McLaughlin v. His Excellency the Government of the Cayman Islands (Appeal No.83 of 2006) Cayman Islands 23rd July 2007
51. Kelvin Persad v. The State of Trinidad and Tobago (Appeal No. 5 of 2006) Trinidad and Tobago 23rd July 2007
52. Lemuel Gibson v. The Government of the United States of America (Appeal No 69 of 2005) The Bahamas 23rd July 2007
53. Lynn Anne Abbott v. Dane Norman Lawrence Abbott (Appeal No. 142 of 2005) Antigua and Barbuda 26th July 2007
54. (1) Ghaneshwar Gujadhur (2) Lajpati Gujadhur (3) Rajkumar Gujadhur (4) Sheoshankar Gujadhur (5) Dimeshwar Gujadhur v. (1) Gunness Gujadhur (2) Sewpearee Singh (Appeal No. 51 of 2006) Mauritius 26th July 2007
55. (1) Kenneth Suratt (on behalf of himself and 14 others) (2) Devon Garray (3) Davis Thomas (4) Dianne Arneaud (5) Abygail Arneaud (6) Rakesh Persad (7) Ashton Ramsundar v. The Attorney General of Trinidad and Tobago (Appeal No. 84 of 2006) Trinidad and Tobago 15th October 2007

56.

(1) Trevor Thomas Roberts (2) Devroy Moss (3) Sheldon Athelston Moore (4) Lionel Deal (5) Linden Deal (6) Shanto Curry (7) Gordon Newbold v. (1) The Minister of Foreign Affairs (2) The Superintendent of Prisons (Fox Hill) (3) The Attorney General of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas (Appeal No. 70 of 2006) The Bahamas

24th July 2007

Reasons for Decision 15th October 2007

57. Lascelles Augustus Chin v. Audrey Ramona Chin (Appeal No. 3 of 2007) Jamaica 24th October 2007
58. Estate of Imorette Palmer (deceased) v. Cornerstone Investments & Finance Company Ltd (Jamaica) (Appeal No. 23 of 2006) Jamaica 5th November 2007
59.

Anthony Eugene Seymour v. The Queen (Appeal No. 30 of 2006)

 

Bermuda 5th November 2007
60. (1) Bastion Holdings Limited (2) Bardi Limited v. Jorril Finance Inc. (Appeal No.60 of 2007) Jamaica 8th November 2007
61. Trevor Forbes v. (1) The Director of Public Prosecutions (2) The Commissioner of Correctional Services (Appeal No. 2 of 2007)      Jamaica 8th November 2007
62.

His Royal Highness Prince Jeffri Bolkiah and others v. (1) The State of Brunei Darussalam (2) Brunei Investment Agency(Appeal No. 69 of 2006)    

 

 

Brunei Darussalam 8th November 2007
63.

His Royal Highness Prince Jeffri Bolkiah and others v. (1) The State of Brunei Darussalam (2) Brunei Investment Agency (Appeal No. 69 of 2006)

Brunei Darussalam 8th November 2007
64. Dr John Alan Walker v. The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (Appeal No.16 of 2007) The Disciplinary Committee of the RCVS 21st November 2007
 65.

(1) Natalie Campbell-Rodriques (2) Valrene Bennet (3) Andrew Wheatley (4) Anton Young (Keith Blake) v. The Attorney General of Jamaica (Appeal No 40 of 2007)

Jamaica

3rd December 2007

66.

Carlton Campbell v. Royes (Appeal No 85 of 2006)

Jamaica

3rd December 2007

 

Judgments in Devolution Cases

 

No. Case names Origin Date of     Judgment
1.

DS v. Her Majesty's Advocate (Appeal No. 12 of 2006)

The High Court of Justiciary Scotland 22nd May 2007
2.

David Spiers, Procurator Fiscal v. Kevin Gerald Ruddy (Scotland) and Her Majesty's Advocate General for Scotland 

The High Court of Justiciary Scotland  12th December 2007

 

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