Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 260 (Nov)
Neutral Citation: [2005] EWHC 2583 (Admin)
Court: Queen's Bench Division (Divisional Court)

Scott Baker LJ and Rafferty J

Representation Hugh Southey (instructed by Lawrence & Co) for the claimant.
  Mark Heywood (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the prosecution.
  Martin Chamberlain (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the Secretary of State for the Home Department.
Judgment Dates: 21 November 2005


Magistrates - Jurisdiction - Youth court - Abuse of process - Claimant having low IQ - Whether possible for claimant to receive fair trial - Test to be applied.

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