Posts Tagged ‘court decision’

Court decision a good lesson for all church leaders

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

Lawyer Leulua’ialii Olinda Woodroffe says the recent  decision by Samoa’s the court of appeal would be good lesson for the all church leaders to follow. “The churches take a lot of money from the people and we need to change the attitude of ministers,” she said. “They are not God. They go to church that Read more

Chancery Lane chapel – church can seek compensation

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015

The Christchurch High Court has ruled the church can ask the Crown to compensate it for the loss of a 999-year lease on the old Holy Cross Chapel in Chancery Lane. The church had been paying a nominal rent of $1  a year to the owner of the Chancery Lane block, RFD Investments. The sole Read more

Media battle for euthanasia being waged in Britain

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

A media battle for euthanasia is being waged in Britain in the wake of a court decision refusing a paralysed man the right to end his life. Tony Nicklinson, paralysed from the neck down after a stroke seven years ago, died of natural causes a week after three High Court judges ruled that Parliament should Read more