Kentavius Street Jersey Law Archives - Caleb Corneloup

When Can Freedom of Expression Be Curtailed?

Written by Caleb Corneloup   This blog will discuss freedom of belief and freedom of expression, with a focus on when the freedom of expression can be curtailed. There will also be a closer examination on hate speech regulations created by states for the protection of the rights and reputation of others.   The right to freedom of opinion and expression is protected under Article 19(1) of the ICCPR. Freedom of opinion has no limitations and applies to all subjects and beliefs.[1] Article 19(2) states that the freedom of expression includes the right to impart ideas and beliefs through words, actions, print, social media, art or any other form of media.2 Freedom of expression is the touchstone of all other rights and there can be no ultimate protection...

Nathan Lovett Murray & Essendon Football Club Drug Saga

  Torts Assignment by Caleb Corneloup INTRODUCTION   This is a brief presenting the law and facts relating to Nathan Lovett Murray’s negligence claim against Essendon Football Club in respect of the mental harm he suffered. In this brief, the relevant facts are identified as well as the legal issues to be considered. This brief will establish that Essendon Football Club is vicariously liable for the acts of their employee Mr. Dank. It also contains a legal analysis regarding the existence of Mr. Dank’s duty of care to Nathan, including his duty to avoid causing mental harm. There is also a general outline and application of the standard of care owed, its breach and the cause of the harm. There is no discussion on the law of contributory negligence.  ...