Nuisance Law and Environmental Protection - A study of nuisance injunctions in practice
Foreword Lord Carnwath JSC
Table of Cases
Introduction: the theory and practice of nuisance injunctions
Attorney General v Birmingham Corporation (1858-1895)The common law cleansing of provincial 'great stinks'
Tipping v St Helens Smelting Co Ltd (1863-1884)A trilogy of nuisance actions involving a nouveau country gent
Farnworth v Manchester Corporation (1928 - 1930) The tragedy of the common law's 'voluntarism'
Halsey v Esso Petroleum Ltd (1961-1972) Freedom from pollution and the right to sleep in the age of Silent Spring
Conclusions: Implications for the development of nuisance law