Judge struck a fair balance in decision to strike out
Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis v Abdulle & Ors  EWCA Civ 1260
- Related Member(s):
- Hugh Southey QC
- Related Practice Area(s):
- Police Law, Public Law
- Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
The appeal considered the width of the discretion given to a first instance judge when deciding whether or not to strike out a claim for failure to comply with procedural rules, and the grounds upon which an appeal court can or should interfere with that exercise of discretion.
Hugh Southey QC was involved in this case.