Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 145 (Jul)
Court: Administrative Court
Judge:

Michael Supperstone QC sitting as a deputy judge of the High Court

Representation Nigel Ley (instructed by Freeman & Co, Manchester) for the defendant.
  William Baker (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the prosecution.
Judgment Dates: 10 July 2002

Catchwords

Magistrates - Evidence - Admission - Prosecution's expert evidence tendered outside time limit - Justices exercising discretion to allow prosecution to adduce expert evidence - Whether justices exercise of discretion unreasonable - Magistrates' Courts (Advance Notice of Expert Evidence) Rules 1997, rr 3 and 5.

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