His Honour The Deemster Doyle, First Deemster and Clerk of the Rolls, is sworn in as a Judge of Appeal in Guernsey.
Statement by His Honour The Deemster Doyle, First Deemster and Clerk of the Rolls in respect of John Kennaugh
CHP2014/49 - Origo Partners Ltd. v Brooks MacDonald Asset Management & otr - judgment summary here
Visit of Castle Rushen High School Pupils - press release here
His Honour Deemster Doyle, First Deemster and Clerk of the Rolls is sworn in as a Judge of Appeal in Jersey. Details here
Visit of Tasmanian Court Official - press release here
Announcements detailing Appointments to Courts of Appeal here
Notes on Sentencing in the Manx Criminal Courts are available here
Two new Statutory Documents which deal with Live Television Links came into effect on January 1st 2015. They are:
- SD2014/0410 - Criminal Jurisdiction (Live Television Link) Rules 2014; and
- SC2014/0411 - Summary Jurisdiction (Live Television Link) Rules 2014
Licensing Court Rules 2014 came into effect on 1st September 2014. Any application to the Licensing Court made after this date will be subject to these Rules. Please note these Rules change the procedures and time limits for making applications before the Licensing Court.
From Thursday, May 1st 2014, those requesting copies of court hearings on compact disc must complete and sign this CD request form which should then be submitted using one of the options detailed in the document. This form consists of two parts:
- guidelines as to how the CD request section of the form should be completed; and
- an undertaking which must be signed by the requestor
For ease of use, the form can be filled in on-screen and saved.
Sir Brian Leveson, President of the Queen’s Bench Division, delivered the Caroline Weatherill Memorial Lecture on Friday 9 October 2015 at the Manx Museum.
“The Judge’s Perspective [seeing trust issues through the eyes of the Deemster]” lecture delivered by Deemster Doyle on 15 September 2015 can be accessed here.
"The Rule of Law and the Separation of Powers" lecture delivered by Deemster Doyle, First Deemster and Clerk of the Rolls at the Oxford Union on 16 July 2015 can be accessed here
"Rule of Law" lecture delivered by Deemster Doyle, First Deemster and Clerk of the Rolls at the Oxford Union on 17 July 2014 can be accessed here.
Lord Neuberger, the President of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom and the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council, delivered the Caroline Weatherill Memorial Lecture on Friday 11 October 2013 at the Manx Museum. Click here to read.
The Commonwealth Magistrates' and Judges' Association Conference was held in Jersey on 25 September 2013. A copy of Deemster Doyle's talk on providing Objectively Independent Courts can be found here.
The opening hours for the Court Office and public counter are:-
- 09:30 to 16:30 Monday to Thursday; and
- 09:30 to 16:00 on Friday
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