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Privy Council criticizes the Quieting Act 1959 in the Bahamas

February 13, 2013

In December 2012, the highest court in the Bahamian judicial system, the Privy Council, criticized the Quieting Act of 1959 and expressed concerns that the Act can be used to steal land and emphasized that it was “no accident” that they have heard numerous title disputes from The Bahamas. By way of background, many families […]


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