Buckley and Others (Sinn Fein) v Attorney General and Another

CourtSupreme Court
Judgment Date31 Jul 1950
JurisdictionIreland
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  • Okebiorun v Minister for Justice
    • Ireland
    • High Court
    • 9 July 2002
    ...3ED 360 HAMILTON V HAMILTON 1982 IR 466 QUINLIVAN V GOVERNOR OF PORTLAOISE PRISON 1998 2 IR 113 BUCKLEY & ORS (SINN FEIN) V AG 1950 IR 67 MAHER V AG 1973 IR 140 COSTELLO V DPP 1984 IR 436 KELLY V O'NEILL 2001 1 IR 354 DPP V OLYMPIC AMUSEMENTS (BUNDORAN) LTD 1987 ILRM 320 IMMIGRATI......
  • Maguire v The Superintendent of Letterkenny Garda Station
    • Ireland
    • High Court
    • 11 February 2019
    ...applicant submits this is a situation where the goalposts had moved. The applicant relies upon the case of Buckley v. Attorney General [1950] I.R. 67 (‘the Sinn Féin funds 72 The facts of the Sinn Féin funds case are entirely different to the facts in the present case. In that well known c......
  • Foley v The Irish Land Commission and Attorney General
    • Ireland
    • Supreme Court
    • 19 December 1952
    ...v. The Irish Land Commission and Others, [1951] I. R. 250 applied. Buckley and Others (Sinn Féin) v. Attorney General and Another, [1950] I. R. 67 distinguished. Cur. adv. vult. Dixon J. :— This action is concerned with the validity, having regard to the provisions of the Constitution and o......
  • J.M.B. v DPP, District Judge Constantine O'Leary, Ireland and Attorney General
    • Ireland
    • High Court
    • 21 June 2005
    ...UNREP HIGH COURT MCKECHNIE 21.3.2002 2002/29/7575 ZAMBRA v MCNULTY & DPP 2002 2 IR 351 2002 2 ILRM 506 DCR O.24(10)(1) BUCKLEY v AG 1950 IR 67 CRIMINAL LAW Procedure Right to fair trial - Preliminary examination - Change in law removing right to preliminary examination - Applicant cha......
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4 books & journal articles
  • Ireland and Judicial (In)dependence in Light of the Twenty-Ninth Amendment to the Constitution
    • Ireland
    • Trinity College Law Review Nbr. XVIII-2015, January 2015
    • 1 January 2015
    ...Papers: Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, John Jay (Yale University Press, 2009), at 292. 18See discussion of Buckely v Attorney General [1950] IR 67 below, infra pp. 9-10. For a classic American example see Worcester v Georgia 31 US 515 (1832). In this case the state government of Georgia......
  • T.D. Re-Considered: Constructing A New Approach to Enforcement of Rights
    • Ireland
    • Trinity College Law Review Nbr. VII-2004, January 2004
    • 1 January 2004
    ...powers of the European Commission was adopted by the ECJ in Commission v. Germany [1987] ECR 3203. 31 Article 45, first paragraph. 32 [1950] IR 67. " Ibid., at 83 34 [1981] ILRM " Hogan and Whyte, JMKelly: The Irish Constitution (4th ed., Butterworths, 2003), Preface at para. 15. ......
  • The proportionality test: present problems
    • Ireland
    • Irish Judicial Studies Journal Nbr. 1-8, January 2008
    • 1 January 2008
    ...1999 [2000] 2 I.R. 260, at 393. 3See e.g. The People (Attorney General) v. O’Callaghan [1966] I.R. 501; Buckley v. The Attorney General [1950] I.R. 67; O’Donovan v. The Attorney General [1961] I.R. 114. 4[1939] I.R. 413. 5 (1964) 94 I.L.T.R. 161. 6 [1940] I.R. 470. The Canadian test from wh......
  • George Gavan Duffy
    • Ireland
    • Irish Judicial Studies Journal Nbr. 2-2, July 2002
    • 1 July 2002
    ...important constitutional case was Buckley v. Attorney General.20Mrs. Buckley and other members of Sinn 19[1940] I.R. 136 at 152-155. 20[1950] I.R. 67. 2002] George Gavan Duffy Féin started an action to determine whether she and the then Committee, or de Valera and his government, were entit......