|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 85|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division, Divisional Court|
Brooke LJ and Forbes J
|Representation||Andrew Bird (instructed by the Solicitor for the Customs and Excise) for the appellant.|
|Joel Clompus (instructed by Saunders & Co) for the respondent.|
|Judgment Dates:||29 January 1999|
Drug trafficking - Jurisdiction of magistrates' court - Detention of seized cash - Customs seeking continued detention of cash - Respondent applying for release of appropriate sum from detained cash to meet his legal expenses - Magistrates' court granting application - Whether magistrates' court having jurisdiction to make order - , and .