Publisher Citation: [1999] All ER (D) 53
Court: Queen's Bench Division, Divisional Court
Judge:

Buxton LJ and Collins J

Representation T H Stead (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service, York) for the appellant.
  Vera Baird (instructed by Harrison Bundey & Co, Leeds) for the first respondent.
  The second respondent appeared in person.
  Ian Burnett QC (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) as amicus curiae.
Judgment Dates: 22 January 1999

Catchwords

Byelaws - Validity - Challenge to validity - Offences of entering protected area in breach of byelaw - Whether totality of land covered by byelaws to be used for military purpose - Whether byelaws ultra vires the enabling statute - - RAF Menwith Hill Byelaws 1996, 4(2)(a) & (b).

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