He announced that the case would not be dropped; there was a history of violence between the couple; the witness was competent and compellable
The accuseds claimed that this provision infringed their constitutional rights to a fair trial, including the right of arrested persons to remain silent, the right not to be compelled to make a confession, the right of accused persons to be presumed innocent, and the right not to be compellable
as a witness against oneself.
If a usufruct is left as a legacy, it is essential that a right of access go with it too; this is so to the extent that if a man leaves the usufruct of a particular tract of land as a legacy on the terms that his heir is not to be compellable
to furnish a via, this additional proviso will be held to be inoperative.
by law, has paid money which the defendant was
Section 189 of the CCRA, supra note 29 sets out that the Correctional Investigator is not a competent or compellable
witness in legal proceedings, but this does not prevent the use of the reports as evidence.
He is a compellable
witness," he said, after an application for his attendance by barrister, Ivan McAteer.
Accordingly, advice given by lawyers to a developer in relation to his rights under planning laws and to objectors to a proposed development would also come under legal advice privilege and thus be shielded from compellable
But because of the husband and wife relationship, Mr Mullany will be a competent witness but not a compellable