Practice and Procedure
IN THE MATTER OF AN APPLICATION BY BARRY MORGAN FOR LEAVE TO APPLY FOR JUDICIAL REVIEW (2014)
PUBLISHED January 15, 2014
 NIQB 2
A district judge had jurisdiction under the Magistrates' Courts (Northern Ireland) Order 1981 art.16 to conduct a preliminary inquiry into an offence which had occurred in a different county court division because the defendant, who was before the court pursuant to remand obligations in respect of a separate offence, could properly be regarded as "within the county court division" for the purposes of art.16(1).
QBD (NI) (Girvan LJ, Coghlin LJ)