The Guyana Court Of Appeal 9781843144281, 184314428X, 9781859416860

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The Guyana Court Of Appeal
 9781843144281, 184314428X, 9781859416860

Table of contents :
Content: Preliminaries
CONTENTS
Introduction
The Challenges
The Guyana Court of Appeal
Selected Decisions of the Court of Appeal
Table of Cases
1 THE ROLE OF THE GUYANA COURT OF APPEAL
2 THE LEGAL PROFESSION
3 THE RULE OF LAW
4 FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS
5 SOURCES OF LAW
6 CRIMINAL LAW
7 LAW OF TORTS
8 LAW OF CONTRACTS
9 PROPERTY LAW
10 CONCLUSION
Bibliography
Index.

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BERTRAND

RAMCHARÀN

The Guyana Court of Appeal: The Challenges of the Rule of Law in a Developing Countrg

THE GUYANA COURT OF APPEAL

C av e n d ish P u b lish in g L im ited London • Sydney

THE GUYANA COURT OF APPEAL THE CHALLENGES OF THE RULE OF LAW IN A DEVELOPING COUNTRY

D r B ertran d R am ch aran , L L M , PhD Barrister-at-Law (Lincoln’s Inn), Commissioner of the International Commission of Jurists, Member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration, Fellow of the London School o f Economics and Political Science (LSE)