Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 441 (Nov)
Court: Privy Council
Judge:

Lord Steyn, Lord Hope of Craighead, Lord Clyde, Lord Rodger of Earlsferry and Lord Walker of Gestingthorpe

Judgment Dates: 28 November 2002

Catchwords

Human rights - Right to fair and public hearing - Criminal proceedings - Unreasonable delay in prosecution of criminal charge - Power to continue prosecution - s 57(2) - European Convention on Human Rights, art 6(1)

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