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Private prosecutor not entitled to enforcement proceedings costs from central funds (Re Somaia)

Private prosecutor not entitled to enforcement proceedings costs from central funds (Re Somaia)
Published on: 15 July 2019
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Private prosecutor not entitled to enforcement proceedings costs from central funds (Re Somaia)
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Article summary

Corporate Crime analysis: The High Court in Re Somaia (Lord Chancellor intervening) granted the Lord Chancellor's application to set aside its previous order that a private prosecutor, who had previously secured a conviction of fraud and obtained a confiscation order, was entitled to costs out of central funds in unsuccessful enforcement proceedings in the High Court. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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