Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 98 (Mar)
Court: Administrative Court
Judge:

Silber J

Representation Stephen Hockman QC and David Travers (instructed by Clerk Wilmott and Clerk) for the appellant.
  Nigel Baker QC and Robert Anthony (instructed by Neil Pritchard, Northamptonshire) for the defendant
Judgment Dates: 8 March 2002

Catchwords

Local authority - Powers - Powers to prosecute - Prosecution for food safety offences - Local authority issuing summonses against defendant in their own name - Whether authority entitled to issue summonses in own name - s 222 - s 6(5) - Magistrates' Court Rules 1981, r 4.

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