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High Court in United Kingdom

Definition of High Court

The high court has the power to deal with any civil case.

High Court in North Ireland

A civil court consisting of three divisions:

  • Queen’s Bench – which deals with civil disputes including breach of contract, personal injuries, commercial and building cases, libel or slander;
  • Family – which is concerned with matrimonial and probate matters and proceedings relating to children or adults who cannot make decisions for themselves; and
  • Chancery – which deals with property matters including fraud and bankruptcy.

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  • Article Name: High Court
  • Author: B. Hepple
  • Description: Definition of High Court The high court has the power to deal with any civil case. High Court in North Ireland A civil [...]

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