O'Connor v Fahy and Attorney-General

Judgment Date29 July 1945
Date29 July 1945
CourtHigh Court

Right of appeal from the Circuit Court - Application for a publican's licence - Appeal from an order of the Circuit Court "in a civil action or matter" - Licensing (Ir.) Act, 1833 (3 4 Wm. 4, c. 68) - Courts of Justice Act, 1924 (No. 10 of 1924), ss. 48, 49, 50, 51 and 61 - Courts of Justice Act, 1936 (No.48 of 1936), s. 38, sub-s. 1 - Costs.

Applicant applied to the Circuit Court for a six day publican's licence. The Circuit Court Judge refused the application and the applicant appealed to the High Court on Circuit. A preliminary objection was raised that no appeal lies from the decision of the Circuit Court in a licensing application. Held that the decision of the Circuit Court Judge in a licensing application is a judgment or order in a civil case or...

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