Chahal Group Pty Ltd v 7-Eleven Stores Pty Ltd  NSWCA 58
Appeals: assessment of credibility by primary judge
The Court of Appeal has held that a primary judge did not err in assessing the evidence of witnesses in the course of determining that a 7-Eleven franchisee had fraudulently operated a ‘cash back’ scheme.
The Court of Appeal of Tonga has determined that a widow was not entitled to inherit her deceased husband’s town and tax allotments, because she was not a Tongan citizen at the time of her husband’s death.
The United States Supreme Court has held that a police officer was entitled to qualified immunity from civil suit in relation to his use of excessive force in violation of the Fourth Amendment of the Constitution.