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Latest 2020 Cases/Court Judgments for free: Are you searching for leading cases and Court Judgments on any area of law? If yes, you are in the right place. This is the official page for disseminating free cases from Bscholarly.
In this page, you will find all the latest case on the Law of contract, Tort law, commercial law, constitutional law, criminal, company law, land law and other areas of law.
It is pertinent to note that we also share locus classicus cases too. This is to help law students and lawyers find cases to back up their arguments in court. Trust me, you don’t want to miss any reported case from us. Simply scroll down this page to read all our recently uploaded cases.
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Leading court judgments and cases you should know
Leading cases on contract law
As a lawyer/law student, it is important to know the leading cases and landmark judgment on the law of contract. Check here to read the 21 Leading cases on the Law of contract that every lawyer/law student must know.
Note that the article above contains both foreign and local cases/judgments on the Law of contract with different citations. It is a must for every lawyer and law student.
Cases on women inheritance right in Africa
There are hundreds of cases on the inheritance right of women in Africa. In Nigeria particularly, the case of Mojekwu v Mojekwu, Mojekwu v Iwuchukwu, Ukeje v Ukeje and Anekwe v Nweke are the major cases.
These cases are related to customary law. If you need more cases on the inheritance right of women in Africa, kindly scroll below this page. You may also want to see the characteristics of customary law HERE.
Cases on constitutional law
Constitutional law is another essential part of law. If you are searching for latest cases on constructional law, make sure you read my recently updated constitutional law cases below this page.
Some of our leading constructional law cases include; National Assembly v President of the federal republic of Nigeria, AG Bendel v AG federation, Awolowo v Minister of Internal affairs, Agbai v Okogbue and many others. Kindly scroll below to read our latest cases on constitutional law.
Leading cases on Evidence law
The law of evidence is concerned with the act of proving and disproving evidence during litigation. It is a very important part of law that should not be joked with. This is essentially why you you must know the latest and leading cases on the Law of evidence. Below are some of the leading cases on the Law of evidence:
- Benjamin v Kalio
- Afolabi v Governor of Osun State
- Afolabi v COP
- Sussex Peerage case
- R v Lawani
- Okoro v State
- Ojagbamila v Lejuwa and many others
For more cases on the Law of evidence, kindly scroll down this page to read cases with full citations.
Above are just some of our most Read cases and Court Judgments. If you want to read more 2020 Cases/Court Judgments for free, make sure you scroll below this page.
The case of Anekwe v Nweke (2014) 9 NWLR (PT 1412) 393 is one of the celebrated Nigerian cases that opposed the customary law of Awka people which prohibits a married woman without a male child from partaking in the sharing of her husband’s inheritance. In this case, the Supreme Court of Nigeria, per Ogunbiyi …
In the recent Nigerian case of Benjamin v Kalio (2018) 15 NWLR (PT 164), decided on the 17th day, December, 2017, the Supreme Court of Nigeria held that following the provisions of section 4 (3) and (5) of the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, section 20 of the Land Instrument (Preparation & …