Compendium of Election Laws, Practices and Cases of Selected Commonwealth Countries, Volume 2, Part 1

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Compendium of Election Laws, Practices and Cases of Selected Commonwealth Countries, Volume 2, Part 1

Contributors: Carl W Dundas
Publication date: 1 January 1998
Size: 297mm x 207mm
ISBN: 978-0-85092-533-3
Pages: 542

This compendium presents the constitutional provisions and election laws of a number of selected Commonwealth countries in a user-friendly way. In order to make comparative analyses easier, wherever possible each legislative scheme is presented in a common format, highlighting those features which are considered to be a part of the essential framework of that scheme.

Volume 2 deals with actual election cases arranged according to themes such as election management bodies, electoral boundaries, nomination of candidates, and voting.

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Theme 1 - Election Management Bodies
1. T.N. Seshan v Union of India & Others
2. B.L. Shankar et al v Chief Election Commissioner, India
3. Jaramogi Oginga Odinga et al v Zachariah Richard Chesoni et al
4. Jaramogi Oginga Odinga et al v The Electoral Commission
5. F.C. Mohammed & Anor v E. A. Ahmed & Anor
6. Election Commission of India v State Bank of India Staff Association & Others

Theme 2 - Electoral Bodies
1. James Andrew McGinty & Others v The State of Western Australia

Theme 3 - Registration of Voters
1. Mr H. R. A. Choudhury et al v Election Commissioner of India & Others
2. Lai Babu Hussein & Others v Election Commissioner of India & Others

Theme 4 - Nomination/Undue Influence
1. Kaka Joginder Singh alias Dharti Pakad v K. R. Narayana, Vice President of India
2. Richard Chircher - Returning Officer Kabartonjo, Baringo North v Henry Rong’Uno Cheboiwo et al
3. P. Ravindra Reddy et al v Election Commissioner - represented by its Secretary, Nirvachan Sadan, New Delhi - 1 et al

Theme 5 - The Vote
1. Jaya Rama Valayden et al v H. E. The President of the Republic of Mauritius et al
2. Subhesh Desai v Sharad J Rao & Others
3. Michael O’Brien et al v Jean-Marc Hamel et al
4. Commissioner of Canada Elections & Yvonne Tarte v The Ford Motor Company of Canada Limited
5. Commissioner of Canada Elections et al v The Religious Hospitallers of Hotel-Dieu of St. Joseph of the Diocese of London
6. Frederick Stuart Clifford v Attorney General of Canada et al
7. Graham Haig et al v The Chief Electoral Officer et al
8. Richard Sauvé et al v Chief Electoral Officer Canada et al
9. Albert Langer v The Commonwealth of Australia & Others