SUPREME COURT
PARTIESCITATIONCOURTJUSTICEYEAR
ANYIAM V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-087(SC)FSCADEMOLA, JSC1961
ABUAH V. QUEEN(1961) LCER-41(SC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
ADELEKE V. COLE(1961) LCER-084(SC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1961
AFOLABI V. COP(1961) LCER-47974(FSC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1961
AGABA V. OTOBOSIN(1961) LCER-112(SC)FCSBAIRAMIAN, JSC1961
AGHALUWHE V. THE QUEEN (1961) LCER-129(SC)FSCBELLAMY JSC1961
AMALGAMATED PRESS (OF NIGERIA) LTD V. ALLEN (1961) LCER-104(SC)FSCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1961
AROMASHODUN V. OGUNMEKAN(1961) LCER-109(SC)FSCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1961
UKPONG V. QUEEN(1961) LCER-080(FSC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1961
AZUOGALONUA V. OBIOZO(1961) LCER-119 (SC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1961
BABILLA V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-110(SC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
BAFILLACE V. ZARIA NA POLICE(1961) LCER-145(SC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1961
BALI V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-099(SC)FSCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1961
BUBE V. GWANDU NA(1961) LCER-117(SC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
BUKAR V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-143(SC)FSCADEMOLA, JSC1961
DIOKPA V. NNANDO(1961) LCER-114(SC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1961
DISTRICT OFFICER V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-085(SC)FSCADEMOLA, JSC1961
ANIEMEKE V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-086(SC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1961
EKWEZE V. ENWELUM(1961) LCER-122(SC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1961
ELEPO V. OGANLA(1961) LCER-111(SC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
GAMIOBA & ORS V. ESEZI II(1961) LCER-137(SC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
OSHIN V. IGP(1961) LCER-081(SC)FSCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1961
GOVERNOR-IN-COUNCIL V. OSHUNLAJA(1961) LCER-096(SC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
BASHARU V. BORNU NA(1961) LCER-146(SC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1961
DEMS V. COP(1961) LCER-120(SC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1961
IGBOEKWEZE V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-149(SC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1961
IJALE V. A.G. LEVENTIS & CO.(1961) LCER-150(SC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1961
ISAAC V. REGINA(1961) LCER-121(SC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
ITULE V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-128(SC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
KANDE V. THE QUEEN (1961) LCER-103(SC)FSCADEMOLA, JSC1961
KHATOUN V. HOLLAN (W.A) LINES(1961) LCER-113(SC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1961
KINOSHI V. OGUNSHEYE(1961) LCER-098(SC)FSCADEMOLA, JSC1961
KIRARANGE V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-134(SC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1961
KUSU V. SOKOTO NA(1961) LCER-142(SC)FSCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1961
LADIPO V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-125(SC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1961
LAYANJU V. ARAOYE(1961) LCER-191(SC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
LAWAN V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-147(SC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1961
LEBAGA V. ENDELEY(1961) LCER-136(SC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1961
MAMMAN V. GWANDU NA(1961) LCER-102(SC)FSCADEMOLA, JSC1961
MERCHANTS BANK LTD V. FED. MIN. OF FIN.(1961) LCER-140(SC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1961
MAMMAN V. GWANDU NA(1961) LCER-102(SC) FSC ADEMOLA, JSC 1961
MERCHANTS BANK LTD V. FED. MIN. OF FIN. (1961) LCER-140(SC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1961
IMOUDU & ORS V. THE QUEEN (1961) LCER-079(SC)FSC FSC BRETT, JSC. 1961
DABIRI V. GBAJUMO (1961) LCER-094(SC)FSC TAYLOR, JSC 1961
NDIKUM V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-123(SC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
NTAH V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-138(SC)FSC ADEMOLA, JSC 1961
NWABUOKU V. OTTIH(1961) LCER-135(SC)FSC ADEMOLA, JSC 1961
NWACHI V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-135(SC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
NWACHUKWU V. C. O. P.(1961) LCER-131(SC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1961
OMOHODION V. C.O.P.(1961) LCER-151(SC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1961
ODULERE V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-(SC)FSCBAIRAMIAN, JSC 1961
ODUNSI V. OJORAFSC 1961
OGAMIOBA V. OGHENE(1961) LCER-089(SC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1961
OGUNREMI V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-130(SC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
OJIEGBE V. UBANI(1961) LCER-106(SC)FSC ADEMOLA, JSC 1961
OJOMA V. THE QUEEN(1961) (LCER)-126(SC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
OJO V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-133(SC)FSC ADEMOLA, JSC 1961
OJO V. FALAIYE(1961) LCER-107(SC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
OKPE URHOBO COMMUNITY, SAPELE V. OGHENE & CO(1961) LCER-090(SC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1961
OPUTA V. THE DIRECTOR OF AUDIT (W.R)(1961) LCER-144(SC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1961
OWE V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-148(SC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1961
OWONYIN V. OMOTOSHO(1961) LCER-115(SC)FSCBAIRAMIAN, JSC 1961
OSOBA V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-078(FSC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
UMORU V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-101(SC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
UMUNNA V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-127(SC)FSCBELLAMY JSC 1961
USO V. OKOTIE-EBOH(1961) LCER-116(SC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1961
UTUK V. THE QUEEN(1961) LCER-132(SC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1961
WILLIAMS V. FRANKLIN(1961) LCER-095(SC)

FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1961
WILLIAMS V. SANUSI(1961) LCER-124(SC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
UDE V. AGU(1961) LCER-088(SC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
YARZABAINA V. KANO NA(1961) LCER-193(SC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1961
BRITISH AND FRENCH BANK LTD V. R. A. B. OPALEYE(1962) LCER-154(FSC)FSCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1962
CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF INLAND REVENUE VS JOSEPH REZCALLAH & SONS LTD(1962) LCER-152(FSC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1962
DANIELS V. SHELL BP PETROLEUM DEVELOPMENT COMPANY OF NIGERIA LTD(1962) LCER-153(FSC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1962
S. ORAGBADE V CHIEF S.J.M. ONITIJU (1962) LCER-155(FSC)FSCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1962
ANUEYIAGU V. DEPUTY SHERIFF, KANO(1962) LCER-156(FSC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1962
JAMES E. EGBUNIKE & ANOR V SIMON MUONWEOKWU(1962) LCER-157(FSC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1962
ONWUMA OGUEZE & ORS v OKOLI OJIAKO & ORS(1962) LCER-158(FSC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1962
UGWU NWANKWO v. THE QUEEN (1962) LCER-159(FSC)FSCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1962
GODWIN IKPEAMOGU NWAUGOAGWU & ANOR v THE QUEEN(1962) LCER-160(FSC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1962
J.A.O. ODUFUNADE v ANTOINE ROSSEK(1962) LCER-162(FSC)FSCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1962
JOSIAH AKINOLA & ANOR v FATOYINBO OLUWO & ORS(1962) LCER-177(FSC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1962
JOHN EDO & ANOR v COMMISSIONER OF POLICE(1962) LCER-161(FSC)FSCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1962
UBANI-UKOMA V. G.E. NICOL(1962) LCER-163(FSC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1962
ODUMUYIWA ASHEKOYA v GANIYU JAIEOLA OLAWUNMI(1962) LCER-164(FSC)FSC ADEMOLA, JSC 1962
A. S. G. NELSON AND ANOR. V. LORETTA AKOFIRANMI(1962) LCER-165(FSC)FSC ADEMOLA, JSC 1962
EBUN OMOREGIE v BREITENBURGER PORTLAND CEMENT FABRIK(1962) LCER-166(FSC)FSC ADEMOLA, JSC 1962
ODUWOBI V. BARCLAYS BANK, D.C.O(1962) LCER-167(FSC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1962
J. AYORINDE MARTINS v FEDERAL ADMINISTRATOR- GENERAL(1962) LCER-168(FSC)FSCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1962
BENSON IKOKU v ENOCH OLI(1962) LCER-169(FSC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1962
M.S. AWOLESI v NATIONAL BANK OF NIGERIA LIMITED(1962) LCER-170(FSC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1962
FAJINMI v SPEAKER, WHA(1962) LCER-171(FSC)FSCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1962
ADEKO V. IJEBU ODE DISTRICT COUNCIL(1962) LCER-172(FSC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1962
ALHAJI A.W. ELIAS v OLAYEMI DISU & ORS (1962) LCER-174(FSC)FSCBRETT, JSC. 1962
DPP v MICHAEL AKOZOR(1962) LCER-175(FSC)FSCUNSWORTH, JSC 1962
OLALEKAN V. C.O.P.(1962) LCER-178(FSC) FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1962
ADARAMAJA V. ADARAMAJA(1962) LCER-179(FSC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1962
GUSAN V. P.Z. & CO. LTD (1962) LCER-181(FSC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1962
ABUAH V. L.P.C.(1962) LCER-182(FSC)FSC ADEMOLA, JSC 1962
ADELEKE V. AWOLIYI (1962) LCER-183(FSC)FSC ADEMOLA, JSC 1962
ONASHILE V. SAMI(1962) LCER-184(FSC)FSCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1962
EZEOKEKE V. UGA(1962) LCER-185(FSC)FSCTAYLOR, JSC 1962
UME V. EZECHI(1962) LCER-186(FSC)FSCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1962
ABRAHAM OGUNEYE JOBI v PETER ADEWUNMI OSHILAJA(1963) LCER-219(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1963
ELIJAH OKEZIE v THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-220(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1963
FBIR V ADENUBI(1963) LCER-221(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1963
MANDILAS AND KERABERIS LTD V. CHIEF YUSUF D. OTOKITI(1963) LCER-222(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1963
ELIJAH OKEZIE v THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-223(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1963
AJAYI ALAMU v OLAODE ALAO & ANOR(1963) LCER-224(SC)SCCOKER, JSC1963
ALBERT OMOWALE DOMINGO v THE QUEEN (1963) LCER-225(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1963
BASSEY V. YOUNG(1963) LCER-226(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1963
IBEZIAKO V. C.O.P.(1963) LCER-227(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1963
GEORGE V. DOMINION FLOUR MILLS LTD (1963) LCER-228(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
A.I.B.A. KABIAWU V. LAWAL(1963) LCER-232(SC)SCCOKER, JSC1963
A.I.B.A. KABIAWU V. LAWAL(1963) LCER-232(SC)SCTAYLOR, JSC 1963
WITT & BUSCH LIMITED V. HADJI SULU ALLI-BALOGUN (1963) LCER-233(SC)SCTAYLOR, JSC 1963
BAMIDELE V. ADEYEMI(1963) LCER-234(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
HAIDAR V. BERINI (BEIRUT-RIYAD NIGERIA) BANK LIMITED(1963) LCER-235(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
TOWN CLERK LTC v MRS. PA CLEMENT(1963) LCER-236(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1963
JARMAKANI TRANSPORT LTD v WULEMOTU ABEKE(1963) LCER-237(SC)SCCOKER, JSC1963
NIGERIA WATER RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT LIMITED v A.K JAIYESIMI(1963) LCER-238(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1963
MOGAJI v AG, WESTERN REGION(1963) LCER-239(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
ETHEL ABISOGUN v AKINTUNDE ABISOGUN & ORS(1962) LCER-240(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1963
OGU V. THE QUEEN (1963) LCER-241(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1963
EJOH V. I.G.P(1963) LCER-242(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
SOWANDE v SOWANDE(1963) LCER-244(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1963
EKUMA V. C.O.P(1963) LCER-245(SC)SCTAYLOR, JSC 1963
COKER v COKER(1963) LCER-246(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
REBECCA AMANKRA V LATEY ZANKLEY(1963) LCER-247(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
ONASHILE V. BARCLAYS BANK D.C.O.(1963) LCER-246(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
MGBEMENE V. I.G.P.(1963) LCER-249(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
OYETI V. SOREMEKUN(1963) LCER-250(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1963
NEZIANYA V. OKAGBUE(1963) LCER-251(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1963
OGUNDAIRO V OKANLAWON(1963) LCER-252(SC)SCTAYLOR, JSC 1963
EMMANUEL V. THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-253(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1963
ADEGBENRO V. AKINTOLA(1963) LCER-254(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
SOFEKUN V. AKINYEMI & ORS(1963) LCER-255(SC)SC1963
GEORGE V. DOMINION FLOUR MILLS LTD(1963) LCER-256(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
ANYANWU V. THE QUEEN (1963) LCER-257(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1963
OSAKWE V. THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-258(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
UZUKWU V. THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-259(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1963
SAGOE V. THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-260(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
DIGBEHIN V. THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-261(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1963
C.O.P V. EDEDEY(1963) LCER-262(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
AGUMADU V. THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-263(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1963
ADEWOYIN V. ADEYEYE(1963) LCER-264(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
ATUGBUE V. CHIME(1963) LCER-265(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1963
ADEWUSI V. THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-266(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
AYINDE V. THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-267(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1963
UMOREN V. THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-268(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
SERIKI V. SOLARU(1963) LCER-269(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1963
WAGGA V. THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-270(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1963
NWANGO V. THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-271(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
ONASHILE V. BARCLAYS BANK D.C.O.(1963) LCER-272(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
EBHOLMIEN V. THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-273(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
KECHI V. THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-274(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
ESIN V. ABASI AND ORS(1963) LCER-275(SC)SC
OKAFOR V. NNODI(1963) LCER-276(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
IZIOGO V. THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-277(SC)SCTAYLOR, JSC 1963
ALUKO v DPP, WESTERN NIGERIA(1963) LCER-278(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
ABADALLABE V. BORNU N.A.(1963) LCER-279(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
AKWULE V. THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-280(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1963
EKUMA V. NWOKO(1963) LCER-281(SC)SCTAYLOR, JSC 1963
CHAIRMAN LAGOS E. D. V. WILLIAMS(1963) LCER-282(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
OPUTA OF NDONI V. EZEANI(1963) LCER-283(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1963
DOBA V. THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-284(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1963
LAWAL V. THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-285(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1963
ADERAWOS TIMBER COMPANY LTD. V. ADEDIRE(1963) LCER-286(SC)SCGUEST JSC1963
DOMINGO v THE QUEEN(1963) LCER-229(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1963
OKUMAGBA V. EGBE(1964) LCER-287(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1964
FARO V. I.G.P. (1964) LCER-288(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1964
JOSEPH JIDEOFOR ENWEZOR v JOSEPH OKWUDILI ONYEJEKWE(1964) LCER-289(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1964
ADENLE V. OYEGBADE(1964) LCER-290(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1964
OJORA & ORS v ODUNSI(1964-LCER-291-SC)SCTAYLOR, JSC 1964
JOHN APOESHO & ANOR v CHIEF AWODIYA(1964) LCER-292(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1964
MICHAEL OKWUWA v THE STATE(1964) LCER-293(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1964
THE APPRAISER v NIGERIAN RAILWAY CORPORATION(1964) LCER-294(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1964
OBIEFUNA V. OKOYE(1964) LCER-295(SC)SCTAYLOR, JSC 1964
ENEKEBE V. ENEKEBE(1964) LCER-296(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1964
ALONGE V. THE A. G., WESTERN NIGERIA(1964) LCER-297(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1964
UGWAJIOFO V. ONYEKAGBU(1964) LCER-298(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1964
ADOGAN & ANOR v AINA(1964) LCER-299(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1964
FRANK ONYENANKEYA v THE STATE(1964) LCER-300(SC)SCTAYLOR, JSC 1964
MANAMA v BORNU NA(1964) LCER-301(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1964
AKINGBADE V. ELEMOSHO(1964) LCER-302(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1964
ELEDAN V. THE STATE(1964) LCER-303(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1964
UPETIRE V. A. G., WESTERN NIGERIA(1964) LCER-304(SC)SCTAYLOR, JSC 1964
WADIH CHIDIAK v A.K.I LAGUDA(1964) LCER-305(SC)SCTAYLOR, JSC 1964
OGUNTIMEYIN V. GUBERE (1964) LCER-306(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1964
SHONEKAN V. SMITH(1964) LCER-307(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1964
PETER UCHE & ANOR v THHE QUEEN(1964) LCER-308(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1964
IBOLUKWU V. ONOHARIGHO(1964) LCER-310(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1964
MUMINI ADISA v. THE STATE(1964) LCER-309(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1964
MORAKINYO V. IBADAN CITY COUNCIL(1964) LCER-311(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1964
AGBAJE V. THE REPUBLIC(1964) LCER-312(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1964
PAUL COURE & ANOR v THE PROBATE REGISTRAR, LAGOS(1964) LCER-314(SC)SCIDIGBE JSC1964
ATTAH V. NNACHO(1964) LCER-315(SC)SCIDIGBE JSC1964
IROMANTU V. THE STATE(1964) LCER-316(SC)SCAJEGBO JSC1964
AKAIGHE V. IDAMA(1964) LCER-317(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1964
ODUME V. NNACHI(1964) LCER-318(SC)SCIDIGBE JSC1964
OBADARA V. THE PRESIDENT, IBADAN WEST DISTRICT (1964) LCER-319(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1964
MELIFONWU V. ADAZIE(1964) LCER-320(SC)SCCOKER, JSC1964
C. O. P. V. OKOYEN(1964) LCER-321(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1964
NGWO V. ONYEJENA(1964) LCER-322(SC)SCONYEAMA, JSC1964
AOR NYAM & ORS v THE SATE(1964) LCER-323(SC)SCIDIGBE JSC1964
EDEM AKPAN EKPO & ANOR v THE STATE(1964) LCER-324(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1964
OMEGA V. THE STATE(1964) LCER-325(SC)SCCOKER, JSC1964
ARUA EME v THE STATE(1964) LCER-327(SC)SCONYEAMA, JSC1964
GODWIN ANYANWU V. THE STATE(1964) LCER-328(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1964
EZEANI V. EJIKE(1964) LCER-329(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1964
F.B.I.R. V. NASR(1964) LCER-330(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1964
OKOKO V. THE STATE(1964) LCER-331(SC)SCCOKER, JSC1964
ALASE V. ILU(1964) LCER-332(SC)SCONYEAMA, JSC1964
M.A. ALATISHE v H.R. SANYAOLU(1964) LCER-333(SC)SCONYEAMA, JSC1964
OKAFOR V. ONIANWA(1964) LCER-334(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1964
DISU V. DANIEL-KALIO (1964) LCER-335(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1964
FERRIS GEORGE & SONS LTD V. KHOURY (1964) LCER-349(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1964
LIJADU V. FRANKLIN(1965) LCER-354(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1965
SUN INSURANCE OFFICE LTD V. OJEMUYIWA(1965) LCER-336(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1965
A.G., WESTERN NIGERIA V. THE AFRICAN PRESS (1965) LCER-337(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1965
ODU V. THE STATE (1965) LCER-338(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1965
NADER V. BOARD OF CUSTOMS & EXCISE(1965) LCER-339(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1965
N.P.A. V. AKAR & SONS(1965) LCER-340(SC)SCCOKER, JSC1965
TAYLOR V. KINGSWAY STORES OF NIGERIA LTD(1965) LCER-341(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1965
OKEKE V. OBADIFE (1965) LCER-342(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1965
OKORO V. A.-G., WESTERN NIGERIA(1965) LCER-343(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1965
CHAIRMAN, LAGOS EXEC. DEV. BOARD V. SAID(1965) LCER-344(SC)SCLEWIS, JSC1965
SANGARA V. THE STATE(1965) LCER-345(SC)SC ADEMOLA, JSC 1965
USEN V. BANK OF WEST AFRICA LTD (1965) LCER-346(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1965
OWE V. OSHINBAJO (1965) LCER-347(SC)SCCOKER, JSC1965
EDET V. BOARD OF CUSTOMS AND EXCISE(1964) LCER-348(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1965
ONAYEMI V. OKUNUBI (1965) LCER-350(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1965
ANOWELE V. THE STATE(1965) LCER-351(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1965
OZUDE V. I.G.P.(1965) LCER-352(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1965
LIJADU V. FRANKLIN(1965) LCER-353(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1965
BOCKELMANN V. NWAEHI(1965) LCER-355(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1965
NWEKE V THE STATE (1965) LCER-356(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1965
COKER V. ADEYEMO(1965) LCER-357(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1965
FRANCIS V. FRANCIS(1965) LCER-358(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1965
AWOBIYI & SONS V. IGBALAIYE BROTHERS(1965) LCER-359(SC)SCBRETT, JSC. 1965
MATTAR V. N.F.I.S. LTD(1965) LCER-360(SC)SCONYEAMA, J.S.C.1965
CHANRAI & CO. (NIG) LTD V. KHAWAM(1965) LCER-361(SC)SCCOKER, JSC1965
IKOMI V. BANK OF WEST AFRICA LTD(1965) LCER-362(SC)SCBAIRAMIAN, JSC1965
IJALE V. LEVENTIS & CO. LTD(1965) LCER-363(SC)SC
DEDUWA v. OKORODUDU(1974) LCER-898(SC)SCELIAS JSC1974(SC)
LASISI V. TUBI(1974) LCER-900(SC)SCIBEKWE, JSC 1974(SC)
WOLUCHEM V. WOKOMA(1974) LCER-899(SC)SCIBEKWE, JSC 1974(SC)
ADEJUMO V. JOHNSON(1974) LCER-901(SC)SCSOWEMIMO JSC1974(SC)
AFEHE HUMBE V. THE STATE(1974) LCER-905(SC)SCCOKER, JSC1974(SC)
OKOIKO V. ESEDALUE(1974) LCER-902(SC)SCELIAS, JSC
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AREA OF LAWPRINCIPLEYEAR/COURTACTION
ACTIONRepresentative Capacity – Who should apply for the approval of the court to defend in a representative capacityRead More
CRIMINAL LAW: The Principle of Legal Certainty and FavorabilityRead More
CRIMINAL PROCEDURE:Appellate Review of Confessional Evidence – Proper Channels for Challenging Judicial RecordsRead More
CRIMINAL LAW: Reliability and Interpretation of Confessional Statements in Court – Judicial Assessment and Procedural ComplianceRead Principle
CONSTITUTIONAL LAW:Judicial Review: Nullity of Appellate Decisions Exceeding Jurisdiction – Effect of Ultra Vires ActionsRead Principle
TORTVicarious Liability - Circumstance where an owner will be vicariously liableRead More
PLEADINGSRes Ipsa Loquitor - How to plead the doctrine of res ipsa loquiturRead More
TORTRes Ipsa Loquitur - What a defendant relying on the doctrine of res ipsa loquitur must prove in an action for negligenceRead More
EVIDENCEConfessional Statement - Whether a confessional statement would be rendered inadmissible because it has not been read over and confirmed before a superior police officerRead More
TRIBUNALTribunal of Inquiry - Whether a Town Clerk can by virtue of Section 18 of the Tribunals of Inquiry Decree of 1966 represent the Lagos City Council at a forthcoming Tribunal of InquiryRead More
INSURANCEContract of Insurance - Appropriate question to be asked and answered in respect of a company's insurance policyRead More
CUSTOMARY LAWCustomary Sale of Land - Conditions for the transfer of absolute title under customary lawRead More
LAND LAWPossession of Land - What a party must do to establish possession of landRead More
PLEADINGSTraverse - Effect of a general traverseRead More
EVIDENCECorroboration or Corroborative Evidence - Whether an accused person can be convicted on the uncorroborated testimony of one witness for the offence of rape under Section 282(1)(e) of the Penal CodeRead More
EVIDENCECorroboration or Corroborative Evidence - Whether corroboration is required by the court where the circumstances of the case make it desirableRead More
COURTJurisdiction - Whether a party against whom an order is made can, without the backing of an order of Court, declare such order as having been made without jurisdictionRead More
JUDGMENT AND ORDEREnforcement of Judgment - Position of the law regarding time limitation for enforcement of judgmentRead More
JUDGMENT AND ORDEREnforcement of Judgment - Procedure for enforcement of judgment by or against any person other than the original party to the actionRead More
LIMITATION LAWLimitation Period – Whether the pendency of the action in Court stops time from running for the purpose of limitation periodRead More
LEGISLATIONSpecial Right Under A Statute – Position of the law where a statute creates a special right and prescribes the mode for the enforcement of such rightRead More
JUDGMENT AND ORDEREnforcement of Judgment – Whether judgment/order of Court may be enforced only by the original judgment creditor against the original judgment debtorRead More
ACTIONApplicable Law to a Suit – Distinction in the relevant law applicable to cause of action and the jurisdiction of court
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ACTIONApplicable Law to a Suit - Duty on a party who complains that a wrong law was applied in an action1971(SC)Read More
ACTION Capacity to sue and be Sued - Capacity of guardian ad litem to act in a suit in the event of the death of a defendant1970(SC)Read More
ACTIONClaims or Reliefs – The implication where a court grants relief which is not sought1970(SC)Read More
ACTIONJoinder of Parties - Factors to be considered by a Court in determining whether a party should be joined to a suit1971(SC)Read More
ACTIONJoinder of Parties - Whether another defendant can be joined in a claim under Section 3 of the Petitions of Right Act alongside the Attorney General to defend the suit1971(SC)Read More
ACTIONLocus Standi - How to establish locus standi in chieftaincy matters1970(SC)Read More
ACTIONMisjoinder or Non-Joinder of Parties – Whether a cause or matter can be defeated by reason of non-joinder or misjoinder of parties1971(SC)Read More
ADMINISTRATION OF ESTATEIntestate Succession - How to determine the next-of-kin of a deceased1971(SC)Read More
APPEALGround(s) of Appeal - Whether a Court is confined to the grounds of appeal laid before it1970(SC)Read More
APPEALInterference With Evaluation of Evidence - Whether an Appellate Court can interfere with evaluation of evidence and findings of fact of a Trial Court which are based on credibility of witnesses1970(SCC)Read More
APPEALInterference with Evaluation of Evidence - Whether an appellate court can substitute its own views with that of a trial court1971(SC)Read More
ACTIONCause of Action - Definition or meaning of cause of action1972(SC)Read More
ACTIONPleadings – Whether an allegation of fraud must be specifically pleaded1972(SC)Read More
ACTIONRepresentative Action - Options open to a person represented but is dissatisfied with the person representing him in a representative action1972(SC)Read More
APPEALAppeal as of Right - Whether it is open as of right to any party to an appeal to adduce new evidence in support of his original case1972(SC)Read More
APPEALInterference with Finding(s) of Fact(s) - Circumstances in which an appellate court will interfere with the findings of facts made by a lower court1971(SC)Read More
APPEALInterference with the Exercise of Discretion - At what instance will the exercise of discretion by a lower court be interfered with1971(SC)Read More
APPEALLeave of Court or Leave To Appeal - Whether the grant of leave by the Supreme Court to appeal against the decision of a Lower Court is automatic1972(SC)Read More
APPEALOmnibus Ground of Appeal - What constitutes an omnibus ground of appeal1971(SC)Read More
APPEALRecord of Appeal - Whether an appeal can be decided on evidence contained in the record of appeal1970(SC)Read More
APPEALRe-Hearing of Appeal - Distinction between re-hearing under Section 40(1)(a) of the Native Courts Ordinance and order for re-hearing under Section 40(1)(b) of the same Ordinance1972(SC)Read More
APPEALRe-Hearing of Appeal - Effect of a judge on appeal re-hearing a case1970(SC)Read More
APPEALRe-Hearing of Appeal - Whether a judge re-hearing a case on appeal is bound to refer to the earlier evidence of witnesses who are testifying again before him1970(SC)Read More
APPEALRespondent's Notice - Circumstance where a respondent who intends to contend with the decision of a court will be required to give notice by way of a respondent's notice1970(SC)Read More
CASE LAWJudicial Precedent or Stare Decisis - Guiding principles to the application of the doctrine of stare decisis or judicial precedent1970(SC)Read More
CASE LAWJudicial Precedent or Stare Decisis - Bindingness of a decision predicated on non-existent grounds1970(SC)Read More
COMMERCIAL LAWContract of Sale of Goods - When a sale of a second hand car can be said to be in a usable condition1971(SC)Read More
COMMERCIAL LAWRepayment of Debt - General principles on repayment of debt1971(SC)Read More
COMMERCIAL LAWTiming in Commercial Contract - Essential nature of time in commercial contracts with respect to delivery1972(SC)Read More
CONFLICT OF LAWSTerritorial Legislation - Whether the law of evidence and procedure are governed by territorial legislation1971(SC)Read More
CONSTITUTIONAL LAWRight To Fair Hearing - What amounts to an infringement of fair hearing1972(SC)Read More
CONTRACTContract of Guarantee - Whether a contract of guarantee must be under seal1970(SC)Read More
COMMERCIAL LAWContract Under The Carriage By Air (Parties To Convention) Order 1958 - The place of departure and the place of destination carriage by motor car or train from the city to the aerodrome1971(SC)Read More
CONTRACTContract of Guarantee - Whether a forbearance to sue or take a debtor to Court is sufficient consideration for a guarantee1970(SC)Read More
CONTRACTEnforcement of Contract - Position of the law as to the rights of parties to a contract; whether a contract can be enforced against a third party1971(SC)Read More
CONTRACTIllegal or Void Contract - Whether a court can enforce an illegal contract1971(SC)Read More
CONTRACTNovation of Contract - What novation of contract entails1971(SC)Read More
CONTRACTSubstantial Performance - Doctrine of substantial performance1971(SC)Read More
COURTContempt of Court - At what instance will a statement in an affidavit amount to contempt1970(SC)Read More
COURTContempt of Court - Need for Court to exercise its power to order committal for contempt with care1970(SC)Read More
COURTDiscretion of Court - How a court should exercise its discretion in granting reliefs of parties1971(SC)Read More
COURTDuty of a Judge - Whether a judge is duty bound to warn the jury that they are not bound by his own opinion1970(SC)Read More
COURTDuty of Court - Duty of court not to decide issues based on speculation1972(SC)Read More
COURTDuty of Judge - Whether a judge is duty bound to warn the jury that they are not bound by his own opinion1970(SC)Read More
COURTPower of Court - Discretionary power of Court to recall and re-examine witnesses at any stage of a criminal trial1970(SC)Read More
COURT Power of Court - Power of Court to order stay of execution1972(SC)Read More
COURTPower of Court - Whether an appellate Court can exercise the same powers as that of a trial court1972(SC)Read More
COURTSupreme Court - Whether the Supreme Court can extend time within which an appeal can be filed in a case of death sentence1970(SC)Read More
CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDUREConviction - Whether conviction can be secured in the absence of the body of the deceased1972(SC)Read More
CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDUREDefence of Insanity - Duty of the court where defence of insanity was not specifically raised1972(SC)Read More
CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDUREDefence of Insanity - What the court should consider when the defence of insanity is raised1972(SC)Read More
CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDUREDefence of Provocation - What the court should consider in its determination of what constitutes provocation1971(SC)Read More
CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDUREDefence of Self-Defence - Whether the court must fully consider a defence of self defence raised by an accused person1971(SC)Read More
CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDUREGuilt of An Accused Person - Whether the fact that an accused told lies is a proof of his guilt1971(SC)Read More
CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDUREInformation - The effect of failure to establish competence to file information1970(SC)Read More
CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDUREInformation - Whether trial by criminal information, which has been abolished in England is still applicable in Nigeria1970(SC)Read More
CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDUREIntention - Whether intention can be inferred1971(SC)Read More
CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDUREOffence of Armed Robbery - Whether actual violence is necessary to establish the offence of armed robbery1970(SC)Read More
CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDUREOffence Of Murder - Test for determining whether an act is of a nature likely to endanger human life1970(SC)Read More
CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDUREPresumption of Innocence - Whether an accused person is presumed innocent until the contrary is proved1970(SC)Read More
CUSTOMARY LAWApplication of Customary Law - Position of the law on the applicability of customary law to disputes1971(SC)Read More
DAMAGESAssessment of Damages - How to assess damages in an action for negligence involving motor accident1970(SC)Read More
DAMAGESDouble Compensation - Whether a victim can be compensated under one head of injury and also compensated in respect of the same injury under another head1970(SC)Read More
DAMAGESSpecial Damages - What a Court should consider before granting an award for special damages1970(SC)Read More
DAMAGESSpecial Damages - Whether a claim for special damages in tort must be proved; how to prove same1970(SC)Read More
DOCUMENTSInterpretation of Document - Construction of Document(S)/Instrument(S) - Cardinal rule of interpretation of instrument, document or agreement1971(SC)Read More
EQUITABLE REMEDYInterlocutory or Interim Injunctions - Guiding principles for the grant of interim injunction1972(SC)Read More
EQUITY Equitable Remedy - Specific Performance - Whether in a claim for specific performance the court has power to award damages either in addition to or in lieu of specific performance or injunction1972(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEAffidavit Evidence - When deposition of a witness can be admitted in evidence without tendering same through a witness1970(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEBurden of Proof or Onus of Proof - On whom lies the burden of proof of balance of convenience in an application for interim injunction1972(SC)Read More
EVIDENCE - Burden or Onus of Proof - On whom lies the burden of proving insanity and how is the burden discharged1972(SC)Read More
EVIDENCECalling of Witness(es) - Discretion of counsel as to the order of calling witness; effect of testimony of a witness who has heard or overheard the testimony of another witness1972(SC)Read More
EVIDENCECircumstantial Evidence - Meaning and nature of circumstantial evidence1972(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEConfessional Statement - Conditions to be satisfied before a confession can be used in convicting an accused person1972(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEConfessional Statement - Whether a confessional statement becomes inadmissible because an accused person has retracted or denied making it1970(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEConfessional Statement - Whether a court can convict solely on the confessional statement of an accused person1971(SC)Read More
EVIDENCECorroboration or Corroborative Evidence - Whether the sworn evidence of a child must be corroborated1972(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEDocumentary Evidence - Conditions for admissibility of Statements in document1970(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEEstoppel Per Rem Judicatam or Res Judicata - Conditions for a successful plea of estoppel per rem judicatam1972(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEEstoppel Per Rem Judicatam or Res Judicata - Rationale for the doctrine of res judicata1972(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEEstoppel Per Rem Judicatam or Res Judicata - Circumstances where the principle of Res Judicata will not apply1970(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEEstoppel Per Rem Judicatam or Res Judicata - Conditions for a successful plea of estoppel per rem judicatam1970(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEEstoppel Per Rem Judicatam or Res Judicata - Doctrine of res judicata1970(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEEstoppel Per Rem Judicatam/Res Judicata - Instance where the plea of res judicata will apply1972(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEEstoppel Per Rem Judicatam or Res Judicata - Rationale for the doctrine of res judicata1972(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEEstoppel Per Rem Judicatam or Res Judicata - The ascertainment and determination of a plea of res judicata1972(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEEstoppel Per Rem Judicatam or Res Judicata - What is the binding force in res judicata1970(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEEstoppel - Scope of matters in judgment of court that will constitute estoppel1972(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEEvidence on Unpleaded Facts - Effect of evidence on facts not pleaded and how court should treat same1971(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEHearsay Evidence - Whether hearsay evidence is admissible1970(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEMedical Evidence - Effect of non availability of medical evidence in establishing the cause of death in a murder case1972(SC)Read More
EVIDENCERe-Calling of Witnesses - Whether a court can refuse to allow recall of witness1970(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEStandard of Proof - Standard of proof required for contempt of Court1970(SC)Read More
EVIDENCEWrongful Admission or Rejection of Evidence - Whether a wrongfully admitted or excluded evidence could constitute a ground for reversing a decision on appeal1971(SC)Read More
FAMILY LAWMaintenance and Custody - Whether maintenance and custody are interlocutory matters1971(SC)Read More
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTYTrade Mark - Aim of the law of trademarks1972(SC)Read More
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTYTrade Mark - Circumstances where acquiescence would be a complete defence1972(SC)Read More
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTYTrade Mark - Grounds for expunging improperly registered trademark1972(SC)Read More
INTERPRETATION OF STATUTEOrder 44 Rule 1 (1)-(2) of The Supreme Court (Civil Procedure) Rules - Interpretation of Order 44, Rule 1(1)-(2) of the Supreme Court (Civil Procedure) Rules as regards the proper order the Court should make when a plaintiff desires to discontinue a suit1972(SC)Read More
INTERPRETATION OF STATUTEORDER 7 RULE 13 OF THE HIGH COURT (CIVIL PROCEDURE) RULES - Interpretation of Order 7 Rule 13 of the High Court (Civil Procedure) Rules as it relates to capacity of guardian ad litem to attend a hearing1970(SC)Read More
INTERPRETATION OF STATUTESection 17(1)(A) of The High Court Law - Interpretation of Section 17(1)(a) of the High Court Law as to the limit on jurisdiction of the High Court in land matters1972(SC)Read More
INTERPRETATION OF STATUTESection 226(2) of The Evidence Act - Interpretation of Section 226(2) of the Evidence Act in relation to when a wrongful exclusion of evidence will lead to reversal judgment on appeal1972(SC)Read More
INTERPRETATION OF STATUTESection 31(3) And (4) of The Native Court Ordinance - Interpretation of Section 31(3) and 31(4) of the Native Court Ordinance as regards the capacity in which the Chief Justice is to sit with respect to appeals from Native Courts1972(SC)Read More
INTERPRETATION OF STATUTESection 368(3) of The Criminal Procedure Law - Interpretation of Section 368(3) of the Criminal Procedure Law1972(SC)Read More
INTERPRETATION OF STATUTESection 37 of The Native Courts Ordinance, Cap 142 - Interpretation of Section 37 of the Native Court Ordinance as regards the power of the Governor to enlarge the period within which an Appeal may be lodged to the Court1972(SC)Read More
INTERPRETATION OF STATUTESection 53 of The Customary Courts Law, 1959 - Interpretation of Section 53 of the Customary Courts Law, 1959 as regards exercise of appellate jurisdiction in civil matters from Customary Courts1970(SC)Read More
INTERPRETATION OF STATUTESECTION 98(6) OF THE REGISTRATION OF TITLES ACT - Interpretation of Section 98(6) of the Registration of Titles Act as to whether appeal to the Supreme Court under the Act is as of right or with leave of Court1970(SC)Read More
JUDGMENT AND ORDERJudgment of Court - Circumstance in which the judgment of a court would be deemed flawed1971(SC)Read More
JUDGMENT AND ORDEROrder of Court - Whether a Court can make an unenforceable order1970(SC)Read More
JUDGMENT AND ORDEROrder of Injunction - Whether a land over which an order of injunction is to operate must be identifiable1970(SC)Read More
JUDGMENT AND ORDEROrder of Non-Suit - What an order of non-suit implies1971(SC)Read More
JUDGMENT AND ORDEROrder of Retrial or Trial De Novo - Before whom can a judge of the High Court order a rehearing de novo1972(SC)Read More
JUDGMENT AND ORDERPer Incuriam Decisions - Whether decisions reached per incuriam are binding on lower Courts and effect thereof1970(SC)Read More
JUDGMENT AND ORDERStay of Execution of Judgment - Purpose for granting stay of execution1972(SC)Read More
JURISDICTIONInherent Jurisdiction - Effect of the inherent jurisdiction of a court where it is ousted by a statute1972(SC)Read More
LAND LAWComposition of Real Estate - Whether rubber trees like timber and crops other than annual crops form part of real estate1971(SC)Read More
LAND LAWDeclaration of Title To Land - Proper order to make where a plaintiff in an action for declaration of title fails to prove his case1970(SC)Read More
LAND LAWDeclaration of title to Land - What a judge must do when confronted with two opposing accounts of how a disputed land was acquired in a claim for declaration of title to land1971(SC)Read More
LAND LAW Ownership of Land - Whether acts of possession and enjoyment of land are evidence of ownership to land1972(SC)Read More
LAND LAWPossession of Land - Who does the law ascribe possession to where two parties claim to be in possession of a land1972(SC)Read More
LAND LAWTrespass And Recovery of Possession - Distinction between a claim for trespass and a claim for recovery of possession1972(SC)Read More
LANDLORD AND TENANT"Occupying" - Meaning of "Occupying"1970(SC)Read More
LANDLORD AND TENANTExpiration of Tenancy - When does an annual tenancy expire1970(SC)Read More
LANDLORD AND TENANTLiability of Tenant - Whether a tenant can be held liable for the control of domestic water supply1971(SC)Read More
LANDLORD AND TENANTOccupation by a Tenant - What must be established to prove occupation of premises by a tenant as provided by Section 2 of the Recovery of Premises Act1970(SC)Read More
LANDLORD AND TENANTRecovery of Premises - Circumstances where there can be joint possession of premises970(SC)Read More
LANDLORD AND TENANTTenancy - What amounts to landlord & tenant relationship1970(SC)Read More
LATIN MAXIMS"Restitutio In Integrum" - Meaning of the term "restitutio in integrum"1970(SC)Read More
LEGAL PRACTITIONERAppearance of Counsel - Position of the law on appearance of a counsel against a previous client in a former case1971(SC)Read More
LEGISLATIONDecree or Edict - Instances when an Edict can be attacked1972(SC)
MATRIMONIAL CAUSESMaintenance - Whether an order for payment of maintenance may be retrospective to the date on which the originating summons was issued1971(SC)Read More
MATRIMONIAL CAUSESMatrimonial Proceeding(s) - Duty of a Judge once a caveat is entered against a proposed marriage1970(SC)Read More
MATRIMONIAL CAUSESMatrimonial Proceeding(s) - Procedure to be adopted by Court after a caveat is entered against the issue of a marriage certificate1970(SC)Read More
PARTNERSHIPLiability of Partners - Extent of the liability of partners1972(SC)Read More
PRACTICE AND PROCEDUREAdjournment - Duty of Court where an application for adjournment is made before it1971(SC)Read More
PRACTICE AND PROCEDUREAdjournment - How Court should exercise its discretion in the grant or refusal of an application for adjournment1971(SC)Read More
PRACTICE AND PROCEDUREAdjournment - Whether a Court is bound to grant an adjournment1971(SC)Read More
PRACTICE AND PROCEDUREAmendment of Court Processes or Pleadings - When pleadings/processes may/can be amended1972(SC)Read More
PRACTICE AND PROCEDUREApplication For Injunction - Factors that a court must consider in an application for an order of interim injunction1972(SC)Read More
PRACTICE AND PROCEDUREApplication For Injunction - Factors that a court must consider in an application for an order of interim injunction1972(SC)Read More
PRACTICE AND PROCEDUREApplication For Injunction - What an application for interim injunction postulates1972(SC)Read More
PRACTICE AND PROCEDUREApplication for Injunction - What an applicant in an application for interlocutory injunction must show1971(SC)Read More
PRACTICE AND PROCEDUREContempt of Court or Committal Proceedings - What the Court must be satisfied with in granting leave to serve notice of motion for committal1970(SC)Read More
PRACTICE AND PROCEDUREDemurrer Proceedings/Applications/Proceedings In Lieu of Demurrer - Requirements of demurrer application1970(SC)Read More
PRACTICE AND PROCEDUREMisdirection - Whether misdirection that does not result in miscarriage of justice can vitiate a trial1972(SC)Read More
PRACTICE AND PROCEDUREMistake of Counsel/Court/Registry - Whether a party can be liable for the error or inadvertence of his counsel1971(SC)Read More
PRACTICE AND PROCEDUREPreliminary Objection - When can a court hear a preliminary issue on point of law before hearing an action in full1970(SC)Read More
PRACTICE AND PROCEDUREUndefended List Procedure - Duty of court to hear defendant once an intention to defend and affidavit showing defence has been filed1972(SC)Read More
TAXATIONIncome Tax - Evidence of Amount Due - Whether tendering of certificate is sufficient evidence of amount due on income tax1972(SC)Read More">Read More
TORTNegligence - Principle in Rylands v. Fletcher and its exception1971(SC)Read More
TORTConversion - Meaning and nature of the tort of conversion; ingredients that must be established to succeed in an action for conversion1970(SC)Read More
TORTFalse Imprisonment - Test to be applied where a defendant seeks to justify his conduct1970(SC)Read More
TORTFalse Imprisonment - Whether an arrest can be made by the police on reasonable suspicion1970(SC)Read More
WORDS AND PHRASES"Tenant" - Statutory definition of "tenant"1970(SC)Read More
WORDS AND PHRASES"Trial" - Meaning of "trial"1971(SC)Read More
JUDGMENT AND ORDEROrder of Committal - Effect of an order of committal made without fulfillment of conditions precedent1970(SC)Read More