Secretary of State for The Home Department, Regina (on The Application of) v Southwark Crown Court: Admn 19 Dec 2013

A foreign court had sent a letter requesting assistance. The Act had a clear error of drafting and the court was now asked whether it could correct that error to direct an application for a production order.
Held: The Act could be read to allow what was clearly intended.
Moses LJ, Griffith Williams J
[2013] EWHC 4366 (Admin), [2014] 1 WLR 2529, [2014] 3 All ER 354, [2013] WLR(D) 501
Bailii, WLRD
Crime (International Co-operation) Act 2003 13(1)(b), 16
England and Wales

Updated: 20 February 2021; Ref: scu.520869