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Index of 2006 Judgments

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

 

No. Case names Origin Date of judgment
1. The State v. Brad Boyce (Appeal No. 51 of 2004) Trinidad and Tobago 11th January 2006
2. Steven Grant v. The Queen (Appeal No. 30 of 2005) Jamaica 16th January 2006
3. Joseph W Horsford v. Lester B Bird and others (Appeal No. 43 of 2004) Antigua and Barbuda 17th January 2006
4. Nunes Rent a Car Limited v. Union Bank of Jamaica formerly known as (1) Jamaica Citizens Bank Limited(2) Eagle Merchant Bank of Jamaica Limited (Appeal No 2 of 2005) Jamaica 25th January 2006 
5. Shabadine Peart v. The Queen (Appeal No. 5 of 2005) Jamaica 14th February 2006
6. David Ebanks v. The Queen (Appeal No. 6 of 2005)  Jamaica 16th February 2006
7. (1) The President of the State of Equatorial Guinea (2) The Procureur of the State of Equatorial Guinea v. (1) The Royal Bank of Scotland International (a company incorporated in Jersey) (2) Logo Limited (Intervener) (3) Systems Design Limited (Intervener) (Appeal No. 59 of 2005) Guernsey 27th February 2006
8. (1) Arcadi Gaydamak (2) Alexandre Gaydamak v. (1) UBS Bahamas Ltd (2) The Attorney General of the Bahamas (Appeal No. 67 of 2004)  Bahamas

31st January 2006

Reasons for Decision -28th February 2006

9. Vijai Bhola v. The State (Appeal No. 26 of 2005) Trinidad and Tobago

30th January 2006

Reasons for Decision - 8th March 2006

10. (1) Forrester Bowe (Junior) (2) Trono Davies v. The Queen (Appeal  No. 44 of 2005) Bahamas

8th March 2006

11. Suisse Security Bank & Trust Limited v. Julian Francis (in the capacity of Governor of the Central Bank of the Bahamas) (Appeal No. 66 of 2004)  see No. 41. Bahamas 13th March 2006
12. Anthony Taylor v. The Queen (Appeal No. 28 of 2005) Jamaica 13th March 2006
13. The State v. Abdool Rachid Khoyratty (Appeal No. 59 of 2004) Mauritius 22nd March 2006
14.

Her Majesty's Attorney General for Jersey v. Yvonne Edmond O'Brien (Appeal No. 50 of 2005)

Jersey

Reasons for decision - 14th February 2006

22nd March 2006

15. Edmund Gilbert v. The Queen (Appeal No. 25 of 2005) Grenada 27th March 2006
16. Kurt Fabian Ebanks v. The Queen (Appeal No. 11 of 2005) The Cayman Islands 27th March 2006
17. Blue Haven Enterprises Limited v. (1) Dulcie Ermine Tully (2) Eric Clive Robinson (Appeal No. 57 of 2004) Jamaica

Reasons for decision - 21st February 2006

29th March 2006

18. Louis Joseph Marie Gerard Tyack v. The State (Appeal No. 60 of 2005) Mauritius 29th March 2006
19.

(1) Ronald George Simmons (2) Robert G Greene v. The Queen (Appeal No. 33 of 2005)

Bahamas 3rd April 2006
20. Jeewan Mohit v. The Director of Public Prosecutions of Mauritius (Appeal No. 31 of 2005) Mauritius 25th April 2006
21. Ricardo Williams v. The Queen (Appeal No. 37 of 2005) Jamaica 25th April 2006
22. (1) Florence Bobb (2) Girlie Moses v. Patrick Manning (Appeal No. 50 of 2004) Trinidad and Tobago 25th April 2006
23. Garnett Edwards v. The Queen (Appeal No. 29 of 2005) Jamaica 25th April 2006
24. (1) Ludwis Allen Wheatley (2) Wesley Penn v. The Commissioner of Police of the British Virgin Islands (Appeal No. 15 of 2005) The British Virgin Islands 4th May 2006
25. Norbrook Laboratories Limited v. Bomac Laboratories Limited (Appeal No. 41 of 2005) New Zealand 4th May 2006
26. Cambridge Gas Transport Corporation v. The Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors (of Navigator Holdings PLC and others) Appeal No. 46 of 2005) Isle of Man 16th May 2006
27.

(1) Alistair Stuart McLachlan and Ava Marie McLachlan (as Trustees of the Waituruturu Trust) (2) Alistair Stuart McLachlan and Ava Marie McLachlan v. (1) Mercury Geotherm Limited (in receivership) (2) Piohipi Land Limited (in receivership) (3) Mercury Network Limited Appeal (Appeal No. 36 of 2005)

New Zealand 23rd May 2006
28. The Attorney General of the Cayman Islands v. (1) James Cleaver and Co. (as liquidators of Liberty Capital Limited and Sun Holding Limited) (2) Christopher Johnson and Nicholas Freeland (as liquidators of Waterford Insurance Limited) (Appeal No. 20 of 2005) The Cayman Islands 6th June 2006
29. Nasser Diab v. Regent Insurance Company Limited ( Appeal No. 61 of 2004) Belize 19th June 2006
30. Michael David Stemson v. AMP General Insurance (NZ) Ltd (Appeal No. 52 of 2004) New Zealand 21st June 2006
31.

(1) HSBC Bank Middle East (Representative of Class B Investor Shareholders) (2) HSBC Investment Bank PLC (Representative of Class B Investor Shareholders)(3) HSBC Private Banking Nominees (Jersey) Limited (Representative of Class B Investor Shareholders)(4) Hunter Douglas Holdings Limited (Representative of Class B Investor Shareholders) (5) Lazamar Foundation (Representative of Class B Investor Shareholders) (6) Montsol Investments Inc. (Representative of Class B Investor Shareholders) v. (1) Paul Clarke (Joint Liquidator of the Oracle Fund Limited) (2) Maria Ferere (Joint Liquidator of the Oracle Fund Limited) (3) Cantrade Privatbank AG, now named Ehinger & Armand Von Ernst AG (Representatives of Class A Investor Shareholders) (Appeal No. 60 of 2004)    

Bahamas 21st June 2006
32. Abdul Raouf Jauffur v. The Commissioner of Income Tax (Appeal No. 6 of 2005) Mauritius 21st June 2006
33. (1) Michael Joseph Deosaran (2) Housing and Investments (Trinidad) Limited v. (1) Winston Barrow (2) Judith Barrow (Appeal No. 68 of 2004) Trinidad and Tobago 27th June 2006
34. Mark Anthony Capron v. The Queen (Appeal No. 32 of 2005) The Bahamas 29th June 2006
35. (1) Central Broadcasting Services Ltd (2) Sanatan Dharma Sabha of Trinidad and Tobago v. The Attorney General of Trinidad and Tobago (Appeal No. 49 of 2005) Trinidad and Tobago 4th July 2006
36. Sahadeo Maharaj v. (1) Teaching Service Commission (2) Corinth Teachers' Training College (Appeal No. 48 of 2005) Trinidad and Tobago 6th July 2006
37. (1) Eusebio Cooper (2) Clifford Balbosa v. (1) Director of Personnel Administration (2) The Police Service Commission (Appeal No. 47 of 2005) Trinidad and Tobago 6th July 2006
38. Samuel Knowles Jr v. (1) The Government of the United States of America (2) The Superintendent of Prisons of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas (Appeal Nos. 64 of 2004 and 70 of 2005) The Bahamas 24th July 2006
39. Susie Macleod v. The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (Appeal No. 88 of 2005) The Disciplinary Committee of the RCVS 24th July 2006
40. (1) The Right Honourable Hubert Ingraham MP (Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas, sued in his official and in a reprsentative capacity) (2) The Honourable Sir William Allen MP (Minister of Finance, sued in his official and in a representative capacity) (3) The Compliance Commission (4) The Inspector of Financial and Corporate Services (5) The Attorney General of the Bahamas v. (1) Maurice O. Glinton (2) Leandra A. Esfakis (Appeal No. 53 of 2005) The Bahamas 24th July 2006
41. Suisse Security Bank and Trust Limited v. Julian Francis (in his capacity of Governor of the Central Bank of the Bahamas) (Appeal No. 66 of 2004) The Bahamas 27th July 2006
42. General Legal Council ex parte Basil Whitter (at the instance of Monica Whitter) v. Barrington Earl Frankson (Appeal No. 8 of 2005) Jamaica 27th July 2006
43. Keith Aaron Jones v. The Queen (Appeal No. 47 of 2006) The Bahamas 3rd October 2006
44. Luis Roberto Demarco Almeida v. Opportunity Equity Partners Ltd (Appeal No. 48 of 2004) The Cayman Islands 3rd October 2006
45. (1) Bols Distilleries trading as Bols Royal Distilleries (2) Unicom Bols Group Spz.o.o. v. Superior Yacht Services Limited (Appeal No. 82 of 2005) Gilbraltar 11th October 2006
46. Prakash Boolell v. The State (Appeal No. 39 of 2005) Mauritius 16th October 2006
47.

(1) Steven Raymond Christian (2) Len Calvin Davis Brown (3) Len Carlisle Brown (4) Dennis Ray Christian (5) Carlisle Terry Young (6) Randall Kay Christian v. The Queen (Appeal No. 109 of 2005)

The Pitcairn Islands 30th October 2006
48. (1) Egbert Smith (2) Quarry Products v. Julie Nicole Harris (Appeal No. 24 of 2005) Cayman Islands 30th October 2006
49. Ngati Apa Ki Te Waipounamu Trust v. The Attorney General, Maori Appellate Court, Te Runanga O Ngai Tahu (Appeal No. 83 of 2005) New Zealand 30th October 2006
50. Stanford International Bank Limited v. Austin Lapps (Appeal No. 19 of 2005) Antigua and Barbuda 20th November 2006
51. Kamlesh Mansukhal Damji Pattni v. (1) Nasir Ibrahim Ali (2) Dinky International SA (Appeal No. 23 of 2005) Isle of Man (Staff of Government Division) 20th November 2006
52. David Hague v. (1) Nam Tai Electronics Inc (2) Tele Art Inc (in liquidation) (3) Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited (Appeal No. 16 of 2005) British Virgin Islands 20th November 2006
53. Colonial Fire and General Insurance Company Limited v. Sarana Harry (Appeal No. 57 of 2005) Trinidad and Tobago 22nd November 2006
54. Charles Braxton Moncure v. Basil Kenneth Cahusac (as Executor of the Estate of Doris Cahusac-Delisser) (Appeal No. 54 of 2005) Jamaica 22nd November 2006
55. Joseph W Horsford v. Lester B Bird and others (Appeal No.43 of 2004) Antigua and Barbuda 28th November 2006 (Reasons for decision on costs)
56. Richard George Campbell v. The Queen (Appeal No. 80 of 2005) The Bahamas  30th November 2006
57. The Honourable Satnarine Sharma v. (1) Carla Browne-Antoine, Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions(2) Wellington Virgil, Assistant Commissioner of Police (3) Trevor Paul, Commissioner of Police. (Appeal No. 75 of 2006).    Trinidad and Tobago 30th November 2006
58. (1) Dr Anneliese Diedrichs-Shurland (2) Excalibur Investments Holdings Ltd v. (1) Talanga-Stiftung (2) Franz Wilhelm Kohlrautz (Appeal No. 22 of 2005) The Bahamas 6th December 2006
59. Easton Wilberforce Grant v. (1) The Teacher's Appeals Tribunal (2) The Attorney General (Appeal No. 45 of 2005) Jamaica 7th December 2006

Judgments in Devolution Cases

No. Case names Origin Date of Judgment
1.  Arthur Kearney v. Her Majesty's Advocate (Appeal No. DRA 1 of 2005)  The High Court of Justiciary Scotland  6th February 2006
2.

 (1) Kevin Ruddy (2) Martin Robertson (3) Seamus O'Dalaigh v. (1) Procurator Fiscal, Perth (2) Procurator Fiscal, Aberdeen (Appeal No. DRA Nos 2,3 and 4 of 2005)

 The High Court of Justiciary Scotland

6th February 2006

 

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