R v George Barbar

CourtCourt of Appeal (Jamaica)
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8 cases
  • Azan (Gassan Elias) and Bashco Trading Company v R
    • Jamaica
    • Court of Appeal (Jamaica)
    • 15 June 2006
    ...were imported into the country. The only point of dispute was whether they were imported by the company alone, or by both appellants. In R. v. Barbar (1973) 12 JLR 1127, this Court held that liability for the importation of prohibited goods under the Customs Act is strict. 34 Barbar was app......
  • R Ats. Thorpe v Molyneaux
    • Jamaica
    • Court of Appeal (Jamaica)
    • 31 January 1979
    ...rather than the House of Lords decision in Duncan v. Cammel Laird & Co. [1942] A.C. 624 on the question of crown privilege. See also R. v. George Barbar (1973) 21 W.I.R. 343 where this Court refused to follow a series of decisions by the English Divisional Courts which “imported” mens rea i......
  • Bhola (Customs and Excise Officer II) v Canserve Caribbean Ltd, Nurse and Gibbs
    • Trinidad & Tobago
    • Court of Appeal (Trinidad and Tobago)
    • 29 June 2017
    ...Hatcheries Ltd Mag. App. No. 155 of 1986 – The Comptroller of Customs v. Tamash Enterprises Limited CA No. 234 of 2009 – R v. Barbar [1973] 21 W.I.R. 343 – Simmonds v. R [1998] AC 286 – Cameron v. Holt [1980] HCA 5 – He Kaw Teh v. R [1985] 157 C.L.R. 523 – Sault Ste Marie v. R [1978] 2 RCS ......
  • Jamaica Carpet Mills Ltd v First Valley Bank
    • Jamaica
    • Court of Appeal (Jamaica)
    • Invalid date
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