Litigation Recent Decisions 24/01/95

Negligence by permitting intoxication leading to death

Barrett v Ministry of Defence (1995) (CA 21/12/94) (Neill LJ, Beldam LJ, Saville LJ)

Appeal by Ministry of Defence against decision of Judge Phelan on the ground that it was in breach of duty to the deceased and for a re-assessment of apportionment of liability.