Environment Agency v Campbell and Another: QBD 18 May 1998

Magistrates who had dismissed a prosecution for the failure of the prosecutor to attend court and without any consideration of the merits, were able to hear a subsequent summons issued on same facts.


Times 18-May-1998, Times 18-May-1998, Gazette 10-Jun-1998


Magistrates Courts Act 1980 15


England and Wales

Magistrates, Criminal Practice

Updated: 18 November 2022; Ref: scu.80338