La Compagnie Sucriere v Government of Mauritius: PC 1995

Section 1 of the constitution of Mauritiius dealt with deprivation of property and section 6 dealt with compulsory purchase; neither dealt with legislative extinction of title with a provision for overreaching into the purchase price.


[1995] (3) LRC 494 PC

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CitedChagos Islanders v The Attorney General, Her Majesty’s British Indian Ocean Territory Commissioner QBD 9-Oct-2003
The Chagos Islands had been a British dependent territory since 1814. The British government repatriated the islanders in the 1960s, and the Ilois now sought damages for their wrongful displacement, misfeasance, deceit, negligence and to establish a . .
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Commonwealth, Constitutional

Updated: 29 April 2022; Ref: scu.186668