|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 348 (Nov)|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division (Divisional Court)|
Collins and Silber JJ
|Representation||Edward Fitzgerald QC, Malcolm Shaw QC and Joseph Middleton (instructed by Corker Binning) for the claimant.|
|Jonathan Fisher QC and Mark Lucraft (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||25 November 2005|
Constitutional law - Foreign sovereign state - Immunity from legal process - Criminal proceedings - Claimant Governor and Chief Executive of Bayelsa State - Bayelsa State constituent part of Federal Republic of Nigeria - Whether claimant entitled to state immunity - , s 21.