Weiss v R

JurisdictionAustralia Federal only
CourtHigh Court
JudgeGleeson CJ,Gummow,Kirby,Hayne,Callinan,Heydon JJ.
Judgment Date15 December 2005
Neutral Citation2005-1215 HCA B,[2005] HCA 81
Date15 December 2005
Docket NumberM50/2005
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  • R v Kenneth James Noye
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 22 March 2011
    ...the impact of fresh evidence on the safety of a conviction. Miss Montgomery did however go further and drew attention to Weiss v R [2005] HCA 81, and R v Mantenga [2009] NZSC 18, the first a decision of the High Court of Australia, and the second a decision of the Supreme Court of New Zeala......
  • R v Hillier(68)
    • Australia
    • High Court
    • 12 March 2007
    ...171 CLR 432 at 443-444. 29 Chidiac (1991) 171 CLR 432 at 443, 451, 458, 461-462. 30 (2002) 209 CLR 203 . 31 See Weiss v The Queen (2005) 224 CLR 300. 32 (2002) 209 CLR 203 at 217-220 [32]–[39]. 33 Balenzuela v De Gail (1959) 101 CLR 226 at 234-235. 34 (1960) 105 CLR 279 . 35 (1960) 105 CLR ......
  • R v Tang
    • Australia
    • High Court
    • 28 August 2008
    ...190–3. 98 Reasons of Gleeson CJ at para. 35. 99 These reasons above at paras. 80–2. 100Tang at paras. 195–7. 101 Compare Weiss v. RUNK(2005) 224 CLR 300; 223 ALR 662; [2005] HCA 81 at paras. 45–6. See also AK v. Western AustraliaUNK(2008) 243 ALR 409; 82 ALJR 534; [2008] HCA 8 at para. 59 p......
  • Batistatos v Roads and Traffic Authority of New South Wales
    • Australia
    • High Court
    • 14 June 2006
    ...City Link Ltd (2001) 208 CLR 167 at 184–185 [54]; The Commonwealth v Yarmirr (2001) 208 CLR 1 at 111–112 [249]; Weiss v The Queen (2005) 80 ALJR 444 at 447–448 [9], 452 [31]; 223 ALR 662 at 664, 170 Constitution, s 73. See also s 74. 171Judiciary Act 1903 (Cth), s 78B. 172 (1986) 12 FCR 267......
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  • Subject Index
    • United Kingdom
    • International Journal of Evidence & Proof, The Nbr. 12-4, November 2008
    • 1 November 2008
    ...(Admin) . . 278,293Watson vMcEwen [1905] AC480 . . . . . . . . . . . 101Waugh vKippen (1986) 160CLR 156 . . . . . . . . 137Weiss vR [2005] HCA81 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 163Westinghouse Electric Corp. Uranium ContractLitigation MDL Docket No. 235 (Nos 1 and 2)[1978]AC 547 . . .......
  • Re-evaluating the Collateral Challenge in the Era of Statutory Interpretation
    • United Kingdom
    • Federal Law Review Nbr. 48-1, March 2020
    • 1 March 2020
    ...v Attorney-General (Qld) (2011) 242 CLR 573, 592 [43] (French CJ, Gummow, Hayne, Crennan, Kiefel and Bell JJ). 91. Weiss v The Queen (2005) 224 CLR 300, 312–3 (Gleeson CJ, Gummow, Kirby, Hayne, Callinan and Heydon JJ).92. Alcan (NT) Alumina Pty Ltd v Commissioner of Territory Revenue (NT) (......
  • Noticeboard
    • United Kingdom
    • International Journal of Evidence & Proof, The Nbr. 12-2, April 2008
    • 1 April 2008
    ...JJ) Most Australian jurisdictions have a statutory provision like New Zealand’s s. 385(1)(a). The current Australian test (see Weiss v R [2005] HCA 81) is whether reasonable jury ought to have had a reasonable doubt which is essentially the New Zealand test. Australian courts, however, as a......
  • Case Commentaries
    • United Kingdom
    • International Journal of Evidence & Proof, The Nbr. 14-1, January 2010
    • 1 January 2010
    ...appellate court must itself feel sure of thedefendant’s guilt. This mirrors the approach of the High Court of Australia whichin Weiss vR(2005) 224 CLR 300 said that the appeal court should not try to predictwhat a jury might or might not have done had there been no miscarriage ofjustice.The......

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