|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 65 (Jul)|
Rose LJ and Gibbs J
|Representation||Nigel Ley (instructed by Kaye Tesler & Co) for the claimant.|
|The defendant did not appear and was not represented.|
|Judgment Dates:||4 July 2002|
Case stated - Application to state a case - Refusal of application - Claimant accused of speeding offence - Claimant pleading guilty by post - Justices considering attendance of claimant required - Justices unlawfully issuing warrant for claimant's arrest - Warrant not served on claimant for two years - Claimant seeking to withdraw guilty plea and have case dismissed due to excessive delay - Claimant seeking wasted costs order in relation to unnecessary adjournment - Justices convicting claimant and not awarding sum claimed in respect of wasted costs - Claimant applying for justices to state a case in respect of those issues - Justices refusing to state case - Whether application to state case frivolous.