Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 08 (Nov)
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Chadwick and Wilson LJJ

Representation David Giles (instructed by Morgan Hall) for the claimant.
  Thomas Oxton (instructed by Akal) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 1 November 2005

Catchwords

Practice - Conduct of proceedings - Natural justice - Fair hearing - Judge refusing to grant defendant's application for adjournment on medical grounds - Judge denying defendant opportunity to make closing submissions - Whether conduct of trial up to standard of fairness required by law.

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