Queen's Bench


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Queen's Bench

 (kwēnz)
n. Abbr. QB
A division of the British High Court of Justice, with jurisdiction over a variety of legal cases. Used when the sovereign is a woman.
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He was never seen on 'Change, nor at the Bank, nor in the counting-rooms of the "City"; no ships ever came into London docks of which he was the owner; he had no public employment; he had never been entered at any of the Inns of Court, either at the Temple, or Lincoln's Inn, or Gray's Inn; nor had his voice ever resounded in the Court of Chancery, or in the Exchequer, or the Queen's Bench, or the Ecclesiastical Courts.
Lawyers representing Michael Adebolajo have lodged papers in the Queen's Bench Division of the High Court in London, where judges analyse damages claims relating to personal injury.
has been approved by the holders of Questfire shares and the Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta, the company said.
9 in the Manitoba Court of Queen's Bench against the province of Manitoba.
Accusing Charter of Rights and Freedoms violations, the alliance, which stands for 22 community organizations, and the three other petitioners, submitted a notice of action and statement of claim to the Court of Queen's Bench in Saint John on Monday.
Lord Justice - Sir Brian - Leveson, who is Chancellor of Liverpool John Moores University, was made President of the Queen's Bench Division of the High Court at an event in London.
On January 22, 2010, she was appointed as a Justice of the High Court in the Queen's Bench Division.
Browne, of the Alberta Court of Queen's Bench, rejected arguments presented by the federal and provincial governments to strike down court action initiated by Beaver Lake Cree Nation.
Pending the hearing of their applications by Sir John Thomas, President of the Queen's Bench Division, and Mr Justice Ouseley, interim injunctions have been issued preventing their removal.
But Sir John Thomas - president of the Queen's Bench Division of the High Court, who sat with Mr Justice Treacy - said it would be "very difficult at this point in time" to establish whether the shootings were "deliberate executions".
During the visit of Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry to London, he held meetings with the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales and also other Justices of the Queen's Bench Division.
Mark Nicolson missed Elgin's original penalty and sub keeper Blair Lochhead came off the Queen's bench to keep out Jason Crook's retaken kick.