Sewers, non-feasance and human rights: the Marcic appeal (J. Lowther)

Author Jason Lowther Keywords ECHR, HRA, private nuisance, statutory authority, public interest, human rights, environmental protection. Abstract This article is an evaluation of the Court of Appeal decision in Marcic v Thames Water Utilities Ltd. that held a sewerage undertaker liable in nuisance for external flooding by foul water suffered on Marcic’s property. It was […]