Practice and Procedure

R (on the application of CRAIG MATTHEW JOHNSON) (Claimant) v BIRMINGHAM MAGISTRATES' COURT (Defendant) & CROWN PROSECUTION SERVICE (Interested party) (2012)

PUBLISHED February 3, 2012

[2012] EWHC 596 (Admin)

A district judge had been right to issue a warrant of commitment in relation to a person subject to a confiscation order, whose benefit was certified to be £168 million in assets held in several countries, where only a very small proportion had been recovered and he was plainly not co-operating.

DC (Moses LJ, Irwin J)