Legal skills and debates in Scotland
Legal skills and debates in Scotland

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Legal skills and debates in Scotland

References

The Law Commission and The Scottish Law Commission (LAW COM. No. 21) (SCOT. LAW COM. No. 11) THE INTERPRETATION OF STATUTES.
Cases
Adler v George [1964] 1 All ER 628
Brock v DPP [1993] 4 All ER 491
Corkery v Carpenter [1951] 1 KB 102
Duport Steels Ltd and others v Sirs and others [1980] 1 All ER 529
Fisher v Bell [1960] 3 All ER 731
Galashiels Gas Co Ltd v O'Donnell (or Millar) [1949] AC 275
Grey v Pearson (1857) HL Cas 61
Heydon’s Case (1584) 3 Co Rep 7a, 
London and North Eastern Railway Company v Berriman [1946] 1 All ER 255
Magor and St. Mellons Rural District Council v Newport Corporation [1950] 2 All ER 1226
Pickstone v Freemans plc [1989] AC 66
Legislation
Union with Scotland Act 1706 c 11
Union with England Act 1707 c 7
Licensing Act 1872 c 94
Interpretation Act 1889 c 63
Official Secrets Act 1920 c 75
Factories Act 1937 c 67
Restriction of Offensive Weapons Act 1959 c 37
Equal Pay Act 1970 c 41
Interpretation Act 1978 c 30
Dangerous Dogs Act 1991 c 65
Scotland Act 1998 c 46
Interpretation and Legislative Reform (Scotland) Act 2010 asp 10
National Galleries of Scotland Act 2016 asp 6
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