Superintendent Jack and Another v Hosein

Zanifa McDowell

In this Trinidadian case Hosein was charged with breaches of the customs laws and offences under the Firearms Act.  According to the writer, the case is significant since Sharma J has impliedly taken giant steps forward in making our system of jurisprudnece our own.  To achieve this goal, Sharma J examined the motives of both Parliament and the Judiciary in enacting legislation and making judicial decisions respectively.
Section: Case Comments