Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [1999] All ER (D) 1209
Court: Queen's Bench Division, Divisional Court
Judge:

Tuckey LJ and Moses J

Representation Colin Rhodes (instructed by Ian Dowty & Co) for the applicant.
  Timothy Spencer (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service, Wood Green) for the prosecution.
Judgment Dates: 3 November 1999

Catchwords

Magistrates - Adjournment - Discretion of justices - Refusal by justices to grant adjournment of hearing in absence of party - Accused having supplied court with medical certificate - Whether justices having discretion to reject medical certificates.

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