Practice and Procedure

R (on the application of MOHUDDIN KHAN) (Claimant) v ISLEWORTH CROWN COURT (Defendant) & HILLINGDON LONDON BOROUGH COUNCIL (Interested Party) (2011)

PUBLISHED October 12, 2011

[2011] EWHC 3164 (Admin)

Where the subject of an abatement notice served at a property where he was no longer present was prosecuted due to his subsequent failure to respond, it was unreasonable for the court to deprive him of the opportunity to respond to that criminal prosecution.

DC (Laws LJ, Simon J)