Williams and Sons (Wholesale) Ltd. v Hereford Magistrates’ Court: Admn 2 Jul 2008

Application to move for judicial review of a decision by Deputy District Judge Cartwright refusing a defendant’s costs order in favour of the claimant, RE Williams and Sons (Wholesale) Limited. It is contended that the judge had no basis for refusing Williams’ costs following a ruling that the continuation of criminal proceedings amounted to an abuse of process.
Held: No basis had been shown for refusal of an order for costs, and the appeal succeeded.
Moses LJ, Blake J
[2008] EWHC 2585 (Admin)

Updated: 11 February 2021; Ref: scu.277540