Regina v Burke: HL 24 May 1990

The defendants appealed against their conviction under the 1977 Act.
Held: To amount to harrassment, the actions complained of need not be such as would give rise of themselves to civil or criminal action.


[1991] 1 AC 135, Independent 24-May-1990


Protection from Eviction Act 1977 1(3)


England and Wales


UpheldRegina v Yuthiwattana CACD 1984
The defendant appealed against his convictions under the 1977 Act.
Held: Under section 1(2) the deprivation of occupation for one day was insufficient. To constitute an offence, the deprivation had to take the character of an eviction. . .
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Landlord and Tenant, Crime

Updated: 10 May 2022; Ref: scu.245855