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Wallace, Matthew v Kettle, Mark Anthony

Negligence - Motor vehicle collision - Claimant switching lanes when unsafe to do so - Defendant failing to brake - Contributory negligence - Assessment of damages - General damages for whiplash injury

Bent, Keisha v The Commissioner of Police

Judicial Review – Dismissal of Applicant – Breach of Natural Justice – Whether Decision Disproportionate – The Police Service Regulations, 1961 – Order of Certiorari Sought

Harriott-Simms, Denise v Simms, Lenroy

Application for declaration of entire interest in family home - Section 6 and 7 of PROSA - Statutoryequal share rule -  Variation of statutory equal share rule - Section 7 factors - Monetary contribution not a section 7 factor - Whether maintenance of children can be a section 7 factor - duration of marriage - Undefended claim - Burden of proof regarding displacement of presumption that parties are entitled to equal share of the family home -  Post - Separation financial contributions.

Tomlinson Maurice Arnold v The Attorney General of Jamaica

Administrative Law - Application to be heard – Factors to be considered - Whether applicants having sufficient interest – Effect of possible prejudice to Claimant - Extent of participation to be permitted - Whether intervention of Public Defender’s supported by statutory remit.



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Strategic Plan for the Jamaican Judiciary 2024-2028