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(1976) JELR 64855 (HC)

High Court  •  14 Jan 1976  •  Ghana




The defendant-appellant (hereinafter referred to simply as the defendant) has appealed against the ruling of the District Court Grade II, Takoradi, dated 8 September 1975, given in favour of the plaintiff-respondent (hereinafter simply referred to as the plaintiff).

The background of the ruling is not sufficiently stated in the ruling, but it does appear from the record that the plaintiff sued the defendant for ¢300.00 damages for an alleged trespass to land. On 25 July 1975, the court granted an interim order of injunction restraining both parties till the determination of the case. That order and how it came to be made is not included in the record of appeal, which only contains the writ of summons taken out on 19 June 1975, the notes of the court sitting on 25 July 1975 showing the parties as being present when the matter was adjourned to 18 August 1975, and the court notes of 18 August 1975 when counsel for the defendant made an application for a review of the interi…

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