Chapter 16 Further reading

Defences and limitation


Law Commission, The Illegality Defence (Law Comm No 302 2010)


J Goudkamp, ‘Ex turpi causa and immoral behaviour in the tort context’ (2011) LQR 127(3) 354

An analysis of the theoretical underpinnings of the defence of illegality

P Case, ‘Limitation periods and sexual abuse’ (2009) PN 22

A case commentary on Raggett v Society of Jesus Trust 1929 for Roman Catholic Purposes focussing on the court’s discretion to extend an expired limitation period under s 33 of the Limitation Act 1980.