Practice and Procedure

R (on the application of SPITERI) v BASILDON CROWN COURT (2009)

PUBLISHED March 19, 2009

[2009] EWHC 665 (Admin)

In determining whether it was appropriate to make a defendant's costs order a court could not refuse to grant such an order simply because a defendant had been acquitted of an offence on a technicality.

DC (Richards LJ, Tugendhat J)