John Borden Rawls was born in Baltimore, Maryland. He was the second of five sons to William Lee Rawls and Anna Abell Stump. Rawls only attended school in Baltimore for a short time before transferring to a renowned Episcopalian preparatory school in Connecticut called Kent.
The essence of the offence of defamation is consisted in its tendency to cause distress and damage to a person who knows himself to be the object of the unfavorable sentiments of his fellows, and those inconveniences to which a person who is the object
Karl Renner was born on 14 December 1870, at Unter-Tannowitz in Bohemia. He was of peasant stock, but studied law at the University of Vienna. Renner was elected a deputy to the parliament in 1907. Following the November revolution that ousted the Habsburg monarchy, Renner
Adam’s Bridge also known as Rama Setu is a chain of limestone shoals, between Rameswaram Island, off the southeastern coast of Tamil Nadu and Mannar Island, off northwestern coast of Sri Lanka. It is 18 miles long and separates Gulf of Mannar from Palk Strait. Geological evidence suggests that it was a
A claim by a local shipyard for monies owing to it under a ‘settlement agreement’ reached between it and its debtor was not an admiralty claim within the High Court Admiralty Jurisdiction Act, the High Court ruled. Some time at the end of 1999, the
Executive summary International maritime law stands on four strong pillars, namely Law of Sovereignty of Nations, Law of Freedom of the High seas, Law of Freedom of Contract and Legal Personality of a Ship. Each country is sovereign within is own political boundries, in which
We all know that no person can face the great challenges of our age without the cooperation of others. That’s why there is a creation of a legal system. For Plaintiff, a civil suit is a way to justice. For Defendant, it is a way