|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 214 (Jan)|
Scott Baker J
|Representation||Andrew Frymann (instructed by Panesar & Co, Essex) for C.|
|Richard Livingston (instructed by the Director of Public Prosecutions) for the prosecution.|
|Judgment Dates:||25 January 2002|
Magistrates - Procedure - Justices' reasons - Content - Appellant charged with common assault - Justices giving short reasons for decision - Whether justices giving adequate reasoning - Whether clear from reasoning justices applying correct standard of proof.