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Morley v. Richardson

65 CLR 512



Between: Morley
And: Richardson

Court:
High Court of Australia

Judges:
Rich J
Starke J
McTiernan J
Williams J

Subject references:
BETTING, GAMING AND LOTTERIES
Commercial contract
Whether speculative transaction by way of gaming or wagering

Legislative references:
Gaming and Betting Act 1912 No 25 - s 16

Hearing date: 13 April 1942
Judgment date: 30 April 1942

Sydney


On Appeal from the Federal Court of Bankruptcy.


ORDER

Appeals dismissed with costs.

If and so far as the costs of the respondents are not paid by appellants they are to be paid equally out of the bankrupt estates of the appellants as between solicitor and client.

Case Judgement
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  Order
  Judgment by Rich J
  Judgment by Starke J
  Judgment by McTiernan J
  Judgment by Williams J


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