Attorney-General v Dean and Chapter of Ripon Cathedral: ChD 1945

Uthwatt J said: ‘The law is one, but jurisdiction as to its enforcement is divided between the ecclesiastical courts and the temporal courts’


Uthwatt J


[1945] 1 Ch 239


England and Wales

Cited by:

CitedParochial Church Council of Aston Cantlow and Wilmcote With Billesby, Warwickshire and Another ChD 7-Feb-2000
A lay rector could be liable for the physical upkeep of the chancel of the church by virtue of the Act, and such liability was not removed by the new Human Rights Act. Such liability could exist whether or not he had notice of the liability when . .
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Updated: 20 May 2022; Ref: scu.622607