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" Justice was right in saying that a retrospective operation ought not to be given to the statute, "unless the intention of the Legislature that it should be so construed is expressed in clear, plain, and unambiguous language, because it manifestly shocks... "
The New South Wales Law Reports, 1880-1900 - Page 38
by New South Wales. Supreme Court - 1898
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Irish Chancery Reports: Being a Series of Reports of Cases Argued and ...

Law reports, digests, etc - 1866
..."administer the law very properly guard against giving to an Act "of Parliament a retrospective operation, unless the intention of "the Legislature that it should be so construed is expressed in "plain, clear, and unambiguous language; because it manifestly "strikes our sense of justice that an...
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Irish Common Law Reports: Reports of Cases Argued and Determined ..., Volume 16

Law reports, digests, etc - 1866
...administer the law very properly guard against giving to an Act "of Parliament a retrospective operation, unless the intention of "the Legislature that it should be so construed is expressed in " plain, clear, and unambiguous language ; because it manifestly "strikes our sense of justice that...
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Statutes and Statutory Construction: Including a Discussion of Legislative ...

Jabez Gridley Sutherland - History - 1891 - 696 pages
...administer the law very properly guard against giving to an act of parliament a retrospective operation, unless the intention of the legislature that it should...construed is expressed in clear, plain and unambiguous iBuhl v. Kenyon, 11 Mich. 249. See Westinghausen v. People, 44 id. See Westervelt v. People, 20 Wend....
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Lawyers' Reports Annotated, Book 49

Law reports, digests, etc - 1900
...administer the law, very properly guard against giving to an act of Parliament a retrospective operation, unless the intention of the legislature that it should...expressed in clear, plain, and unambiguous language.' Such laws are looked upon with general disfavor. In Dash \. Van Kli-cck, 7 Johns. 500, Kent, Ch. J.,...
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Statutes and Statutory Construction: Including a Discussion of ..., Volume 2

Jabez Gridley Sutherland - Law - 1904 - 1416 pages
...administer the law very properly guard against giving to an act of parliament a retrospective operation, unless the intention of the legislature that it should...expressed in clear, plain and unambiguous language."'" Such laws are looked upon with general disfavor. In Dash v. Van Kleeck,82 Kent, CJ, said: "There has...
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International Law Reports

Elihu Lauterpacht - Law - 1945 - 688 pages
...Interpretation of Statutes : ' As a general principle retrospective operation ought not to be given to a statute unless the intention of the Legislature that it should be so construed is expressed in plain and unambiguous language ' (8th edition, 1937, p. 5). The same rule is expressed in a number...
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International Law Reports: Volume 10: Annual Digest of Public International ...

H. Lauterpacht - Business & Economics - 1986 - 651 pages
...Interpretation of Statutes : ' As a general principle retrospective operation ought not to be given to a statute unless the intention of the Legislature that it should be so construed is expressed in plain and unambiguous language ' (8th edition, 1937, p. 5). The same rule is expressed in a number...
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The Law Journal Reports, Volume 67

Law reports, digests, etc - 1898
...24)— Public Service Act, 1895 (59 Viet. No. 25). A retrospective operation ought not to be given to a statute unless the intention of the Legislature that it should be so construed is expressed in plain and unambiguous language, where the effect of such construction would be to convert an act wrongfully...
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The Victorian Law Reports, Volume 27

Victoria. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1902
...opinion that the rule laid down by Erie, CJ, in Midland Railmy Co. v. Pye (6) ought to apply. They think that, in a case like the present, the learned Chief...Legislature that it should be so construed is expressed in plain and unambiguous language, because it manifestly shocks one's sense of justice that an act legal...
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The Australian Jurist Reports: Supreme Court of the Colony of Victoria, Volume 5

Victoria. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc
...administer the law very properly guard against giving to an act of Parliament a retrospective operation unless the intention of the Legislature that it should...expressed in clear, plain, and unambiguous language." (Per Erie, CJ, Mid A'. Co. v. Pt/e, 10 CB (NS), 191.) It is to ascertain whether such is the case that...
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