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Minutes of Proceedings of Monday 16 February 2009

The House met at 11.00am for judicial business. Prayers were read by the Lord Bishop of Exeter.

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Judicial Business

1 Appeal Committee The 24th Report was made; the Appeal Committee reported that they had met and had heard Counsel; the report was agreed to and the following Order was made:

R (on the application of Al-Saadoon (FC) and another (FC)) (Petitioners) v Secretary of State for Defence (Respondent) That leave to appeal be refused; that the costs of the petitioners be taxed in accordance with the Access to Justice Act 1999; that the respondent be at liberty to apply for his costs in accordance with direction 5.1(c); and if the application is granted, that the amount thereof be certified by the Clerk of the Parliaments if not agreed between the parties.

The House adjourned at 3.07pm until Tuesday 17 February at 10.30am.

Michael Pownall

Clerk of the Parliaments

Tuesday 17 February at 10.30amIn The Chamber

Hearing by the Appellate Committee in the following causes:

Gomes (Appellant) v Government of Trinidad and Tobago (Respondents) (Criminal Appeal from Her Majesty’s High Court of Justice)

Goodyer (Appellant) v Government of Trinidad and Tobago (Respondents) (Criminal Appeal from Her Majesty’s High Court of Justice)

(Conjoined Appeals)

Wednesday 18 February at 10.30amIn The Chamber

Further hearing by the Appellate Committee in the following causes:

Gomes (Appellant) v Government of Trinidad and Tobago (Respondents) (Criminal Appeal from Her Majesty’s High Court of Justice)

Goodyer (Appellant) v Government of Trinidad and Tobago (Respondents) (Criminal Appeal from Her Majesty’s High Court of Justice)

(Conjoined Appeals)

 
 
 
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