Category Archives: s. 111

Ringrow Pty Ltd v BP Australia Ltd [2003] FCA 933 (4 September 2003)

[2003] FCA 933

EVIDENCE – admissibility of document – valuer’s report – expert opinion – maker of the opinion not called to give evidence – whether valuation is a business record – whether part of the records of the relevant business – whether evidence admissible as an `opinion’

Evidence Act 1995  (Cth) s 59, 59(2), 69, 69(1)(a)(i), 69(1)(a)(ii), 69(1)(b), 69(2)(a), 69 (3), 69(5), 78, 78(a), 79, 111, 135, 135(a), 135(b), 183

R v Ellis [2003] NSWCCA 319 (5 November 2003)

[2003] NSWCCA 319

EVIDENCE – tendency and coincidence – criminal trial – admissibility – multiple counts on indictment – where trial judge admitted evidence of each offence as tendency and coincidence evidence in relation to all other offences – where trial judge applied  Evidence Act 1995  s 101 in terms – whether test in Pfennig v The Queen applicable – whether tendency and coincidence evidence admissible.