In this case, the main point of focus was the Limitation Act and how a party to the case was prevented from filing a suit by fraud. Allegedly however, as the fraud was not proved, the plea could not be availed.
This must-read case analysis describes how the concept of judicial review was born in the Supreme Court of the United States after a commission was issued by Marbury.
The first public international law case was the Corfu Channel case, considered the responsibility of States with respect to shared marine area and the doctrine of self help. The United Kingdom was held to have done no harm to Albania.
The court discusses the rule of construction of penal statutes that: if two possible and reasonable constructions can be put upon a penal provision, the Court must lean towards that construction which exempts the subject from penalty rather than the one which imposes penalty.