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Sweeney

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Symbolic character in the poetry of T. S. Eliot. representing the vulgar but vital force of life, particularly in modern man. He is introduced in “Mr. Eliot's Sunday Morning Service” (1918)...

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Sweeney, Walter Edward

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Politics. 263 words.

Born Dublin 23 April 1949; s of late Patrick Anthony Sweeney, veterinary surgeon and Jane Yerbury Sweeney, head teacher; m 1992, Dr Nuala Maire Kennan;...

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Sweeney, Hon. Sir Nigel Hamilton

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 123 words.

Kt 2008

Born 18 March 1954; s of Alan Vincent Sweeney and Dorothy Sweeney; m 1st, 1985, Joanna...

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Todd, Sweeney [called the Demon Barber of Fleet Street] (supp. fl. 1784), legendary murderer and barber

Matthew Kilburn.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1422 words.

Todd, Sweeney [called the Demon Barber of Fleet Street] (supp. fl. 1784), legendary murderer and barber, may have his source in a murder reported in the London Chronicle of 2...

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Sweeney, James Augustine

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 56 words.

CIE 1931

Born 25 May 1883; m 1939, Una Greene; died 6 Nov. 1945

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SWEENEY v. MACMILLAN PUBLISHERS LTD

in Reports of Patent, Design and Trade Mark Cases

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Intellectual Property Law. 0 words.

Copyright—Subsistence—Whether copyright subsisted in earlier drafts of finalised work—Whether publication of final version was publication of earlier drafts—Revived copyright—Whether...

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Joanne Sweeney-Burke (2015). Social Media Under Investigation: Law Enforcement and the Social Web.

Liam Cahill.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

June 2018; p ublished online April 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing; Criminology; Forms of Crime. 896 words.

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Part 3 Trends in Decision and Conditioning Factors: Claims Relating to Respect, Fourteen The Protection of Aliens from Discrimination: State Responsibility Conjoined with Human Rights

Myres S. McDougal, Harold D. Lasswell and Lung-chu Chen.

in Human Rights and World Public Order

February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 42 pages. 20882 words.

This chapter discusses the responsibility of states to protect aliens from discrimination in the context of human rights prescriptions. It starts with a factual background on deprivations...

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Introduction

Frank Haldemann and Thomas Unger.

in The United Nations Principles to Combat Impunity: A Commentary

March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 22 pages. 12919 words.

This book provides a systematic in-depth study of the Principles, which were conceived and designed ‘as a guideline to assist States in developing effective measures for combating...

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2 Climate Change and International Law

Daniel Bodansky, Jutta Brunnée and Lavanya Rajamani.

in International Climate Change Law

May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 37 pages. 18958 words.

This chapter explores the key features of the broader legal landscape upon which international climate change law is anchored. It begins with a brief overview of the processes through which...

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Part IV Remedies, 9 Judicial Review of Trustee Decision-Making

Daniel Clarry.

in The Supervisory Jurisdiction Over Trust Administration

December 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 30 pages. 19172 words.

This chapter looks at how judicial review of trustee decision-making also tests the scope of the supervisory jurisdiction over trust administration and, in turn, the principles that define,...

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Part III Substantive Rights, 7 Treatment of Investors

Campbell McLachlan, Laurence Shore and Matthew Weiniger.

in International Investment Arbitration

March 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 92 pages. 53977 words.

Chapter 7 examines central treaty provisions on the treatment of investors. It begins with a discussion of the basis and character of treatment obligations, paying attention to the rule of...

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Part III Substantive Rights, 9 Compensation

Campbell McLachlan, Laurence Shore and Matthew Weiniger.

in International Investment Arbitration

March 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 46 pages. 26202 words.

Chapter 9 examines the obligation upon the State committing the international wrong to make reparation through restitution or monetary compensation. It first considers the international law...

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Part I Overview, 3 Dispute Resolution Provisions

Campbell McLachlan, Laurence Shore and Matthew Weiniger.

in International Investment Arbitration

March 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 46 pages. 25359 words.

Chapter 3 examines those aspects of dispute resolution provisions commonly found in bilateral investment treaties (BITs), with particular emphasis on four fundamental issues in the...

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12 The Supreme Court and the European Convention on Human Rights

Brice Dickson.

in The Irish Supreme Court

February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 36 pages. 25072 words.

This chapter examines the engagement of the Irish Supreme Court with the European Convention on Human Rights. It reviews all of the occasions on which decisions of the Supreme Court have...

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Part III Substantive Rights, 8 Expropriation

Campbell McLachlan, Laurence Shore and Matthew Weiniger.

in International Investment Arbitration

March 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 54 pages. 30860 words.

Chapter 8 deals with the protection from the expropriation of an investor’s property. It places this important protection against the background of its historical development before...

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Part 1 Delimitation of the Problem, Four The Global Constitutive Process of Authoritative Decision

Myres S. McDougal, Harold D. Lasswell and Lung-chu Chen.

in Human Rights and World Public Order

February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 204 pages. 92117 words.

This chapter examines the emergence and continuing development of a global constitutive process of authoritative decision and its significance for the protection of human rights. It first...

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October 2005

Kenneth McK Norrie.

in Professor Norrie's Commentaries on Family Law

November 2011; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 1644 words.

Four Court of Session cases of some interest: Wetherhill v Sheikh 2005 Fam LR 7, which might have proved the nail in the coffin for the concept of marriage by cohabitation with habit and...

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Byrnes, James Francis (2 May 1879)

in The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Courts and Procedure. 522 words.

A self‐taught South Carolina lawyer, Byrnes was the son of James F. Byrnes and Elisabeth E. McSweeney, a dressmaker.

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Fraser, Vincent

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 84 words.

Born 18 Oct. 1958; s of Martin and Monica Fraser; m 1994, Mary Elizabeth Sweeney; one s three d

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