|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 95 (Jan)|
Auld LJ and Gage J
|Representation||Charles Chadwick (instructed by Wilson & Co) for A.|
|Jason Elliot (instructed by Kate Heather) for London Transport.|
|John McGuinness QC (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) as interested party.|
|Judgment Dates:||17 January 2002|
Criminal Law - Prosecutor - Discretion - Assault - Claimant 15 years old - Claimant assaulting employee of defendant - Defendant seeking to prosecute claimant - Claimant arguing defendant having to dispose of matter by way of reprimand or formal warning - Claimant submitting Crown Prosecution having to intervene - Whether defendant entitled to bring prosecution.