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Colonial Cases

Burma

The following were selected, edited and transcribed by Peter Bullock. Last edited October 2016.

Banoo v. Bindemeem, 1906 [succession]

In re D'Silva, 1869 [legal practitioners] Judicial Committee of the Privy Council

Ma Me Gale v. Ma Sa Yi, 1904 [adoption]  Judicial Committee of the Privy Council

Maung Shwe Oh and another v. Maung Tuh Gyaw and another, 1904 [breach of contract] Judicial Committee of the Privy Council

Maung Tha Hnyeen v. Moung Pann Nyo, 1890 [debt recovery] Judicial Committee of the Privy Council

Moung Shoay Att v. Ko Byaw, 1876 [breach of contract, timber trade] Judicial Committee of the Privy Council

Newspaper commentary and minor cases, Burma

The Owners of the Steamship Amboina v. Maung Shwe I, 1903  [shipping] Judicial Committee of the Privy Council

Veerappa Chetti v. Adam Saw and others, 1873 [money lending] Judicial Committee of the Privy Council

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