|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 36 (Mar)|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Criminal Division|
Auld LJ, Butterfield and Cooke JJ
|Representation||Marc Willers (instructed by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.|
|Peter Miller (instructed by Martin Harris, Tunbridge Wells Borough Council) for the prosecution.|
|Judgment Dates:||5 March 2002|
Criminal law - Defence - Statutory defence - Planning enforcement notice - Breach of notice - Judge ruling that defendant having no defence in law - Whether statutory provision incompatible with defendant's right to privacy - Whether conviction safe - s 179(3) - s 3(1).