King v Director of Prisons and Another

Judgment Date1992
CourtCourt of Appeal (Guyana)
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4 cases
  • Dataram v Minister of Home Affairs, Commissioner of Police, Magistrate Octive-hamilton and Director of Prisons
    • Guyana
    • Court of Appeal (Guyana)
    • 18 December 2008
    ...Rishi Persaud who duly refused to issue the Nisi Orders sought on the basis that he was constrained by the authority of KING v. AG (1992) 47 W.I.R. 210, a decision of this Court at a time when it was our final Court. Two of its rationes decidendi pertinent to the issues which seemed to have......
  • Sobers v Director of Prisons
    • Guyana
    • Court of Appeal (Guyana)
    • 29 October 1999
    ...Acts 1870 to 1935 and the Fugitive Offenders Act 1881 shall cease to have effect.” 5 See also King v. Director of Public Prisons (1992) 47 W.I.R. 210 at 215, 225. 6 Section 15 of the Act sets out the procedure to be followed by a magistrate after the “authority to proceed” has been issued b......
  • Sobers v Director of Prisons
    • Guyana
    • Court of Appeal (Guyana)
    • Invalid date
  • Re Dataram Barry
    • Guyana
    • High Court (Guyana)
    • 10 December 2008
    ...this Court is not competent to depart from the finding of the Court of Appeal in the case of, Steven King v. The Director of Prisons (1992) 47 W.I.R. 210, that the 1931 U.K – U.S.A treaty impliedly provides in Article 7 of that treaty that a person, once extradited to the U.S.A, will not b......

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