Friday, February 27, 2009

Dabdoub's Indian Case

Abe Dabdoub and his esteemed legal team have brought to the fore a wide array of case authorities to support their position.

Below is a case which was not cited in the original submissions before the Court of Appeal but was unearthed subsequently. It is interesting since it emanates from a Commonwealth jurisdiction.


Per Shah J.
"We are again unable to see any logic in the assumption that votes cast in favour of a person who is regarded by the Returning Officer as validly nominated, but who is in truth disqualified, could still be treated as valid votes."

Konappa Rudrappa Nadgouda v _indian Case