Denying the discretion: a trilogy of cases

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Considers the equitable discretion reposed in the courts by section 19A of the Prescription and Limitation (Scotland) Act 1973 and three recent cases where the courts refused to exercise it.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)95-132
Number of pages38
JournalJuridical Review
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2013


  • Discretionary powers
  • personal injury actions
  • statute of limitations


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