Practice and Procedure

R (on the application of P) v SOUTH & SOUTH EAST HAMPSHIRE YOUTH COURT (2005)

PUBLISHED April 15, 2005

The principle that it was not acceptable for the defence to take advantage of a prosecution error by deliberately delaying the identification of an issue of fact or law in the case until the last possible moment was applicable in the youth court where a witness statement was served with apparent inconsistencies.

[2005] EWHC 764 (Admin)