R (Hamberger) v Crown Prosecution Service

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
R (Hamberger) v Crown Prosecution Service
Issue: Whether a decision to continue a prosecution in the face of evidence that the defendant’s physical and mental health might be affected adversely was open to challenge by judicial review; the steps available to the trial judge to deal with the risks arising.
Court: Administrative Court
Reference:   CO/11798/2013
Neutral Citation:   [2014] EWHC 2814 (Admin)
Judge(s): Treacy LJ and Nicol J
Date: 20 May 2014