|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 352 (Mar)|
Rose LJ and Leveson J
|Representation||Rudi Fortson (instructed by Maxwells Solicitors, Lingfield) for the claimant.|
|The prosecution did not appear and was not represented.|
|Judgment Dates:||22 March 2002|
Magistrates - Fine - Compensation order - Committal to prison in default of payment - Claimant failing to pay compensation orders - Justices deferring means inquiry into failure to pay fine - Justices linking both matters - Claimant complaining he had received inadequate legal advice - Justices finding claimant wilfully refused and culpably neglected to pay orders and fine - Whether justices erring in committing claimant to prison.