Melser v Police

CourtSupreme Court
JurisdictionNew Zealand
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12 cases
  • Coleman v Power
    • Australia
    • High Court
    • 1 September 2004
    ...however, to speak of s 7, in its application to this appeal, in the present tense. 3 [1962] NZLR 1109. 4 [1962] NZLR 1109 at 1112. 5 [1967] NZLR 437. 6 cf Inglis v Fish [1961] VR 607; see also Anderson v Kynaston [1924] VLR 214 dealing with the earlier Police Offences Act 1915 (Vic), in whi......
  • Morse v The Police Sc
    • New Zealand
    • Supreme Court
    • 6 May 2011
    ...51 At [105]–[106]. 52R v Rowe [2005] 2 NZLR 833 (CA) at [23]–[24]. 53Police v Christie [1962] NZLR 1109 (SC). 54Melser v Police [1967] NZLR 437 (SC, 55Wainwright v Police [1968] NZLR 101(SC). 56 As is implicit in the rejection of Melser in Brooker, I consider that the view expressed without......
  • Toh Teong Seng v Public Prosecutor
    • Singapore
    • High Court (Singapore)
    • 13 April 1995
    ...3 Co Rep 7a; 76 ER 637 (folld) Knox v Anderton (1983) 76 Cr App R 156 (refd) Langrish v Archer (1882) 10 QBD 44 (refd) Melser v Police [1967] NZLR 437 (refd) PP v Chen Geok Len [1967] 1 MLJ 59 (refd) PP v Gue Song Yam [1993] 2 SLR (R) 60; [1993] 2 SLR 732 (folld) Pugh v Knipe [1972] RTR 286......
  • Public Prosecutor v Wong Hong Ming and Another
    • Singapore
    • Magistrates' Court (Singapore)
    • 12 April 2004
    ...time, place and circumstances. Particular regard must be given to the quality of the act being complained of. 91 In Mesler v Police [1967] NZLR 437, a decision which was relied upon by the Court in Wainwright v Police supra, the New Zealand Court of Appeal elaborated upon what constituted “......
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  • Cheap and Efficient Justice? Neoliberal Discourse and Criminal Infringement
    • Australia
    • University of Western Australia Law Review Nbr. 45-2, July 2019
    • 1 July 2019
    ...insulting and so on) is not defined in statute, but has been considered in case law. See Methven, above n 39. 101Melser v Police [1967] NZLR 437, 444 (Turner J); quoted with approval in Heanes v Herangi (2007) 175 A Crim R 175 (Johnson J at 209). 102For discussion, see Luke McNamara and Jul......