Regina v Secretary of State for Trade and Industry and Northern Electric Plc ex parte Wolf: Admn 21 Aug 1997

The landowner wanted to terminate a wayleave agreement.

Sedley J
[1997] EWHC Admin 782
England and Wales
CitedEntick v Carrington KBD 1765
The Property of Every Man is Sacred
The King’s Messengers entered the plaintiff’s house and seized his papers under a warrant issued by the Secretary of State, a government minister.
Held: The common law does not recognise interests of state as a justification for allowing what . .

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Land, Utilities

Updated: 03 January 2022; Ref: scu.137727