Application for judicial review of refusal to hear bail application in public. The bail application before the magistrates had been held in public, but not that to the crown court, as was normal practice. The issue on such an application is not the merits of the refusal of bail, but the process by which the application for bail has been dealt with.
The Hon Mr Justice Gray Lord Justice Sedley
 EWHC 1539 (Admin),  1 WLR 2455
Cited – S v Northampton Crown Court and Another Admn 7-May-2010
S faced serious charges of defrauding Customs and Excise. After allegations of jury tampering came to light, a decision was made for trial by judge alone, and his bail was revoked. He now sought judicial review of the refusal of bail. He challenged . .
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Updated: 07 July 2022; Ref: scu.242880