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North Somerset MC – R v GH

The client was prosecuted for driving with excess alcohol (121 in blood). The issues in the case were the chain of continuity as the label on the tamper evident bag was not completed correctly and the client had not been given the statutory reason for abandoning the...

Bexley Heath MC – R v VG

The client was prosecuted for driving with excess alcohol (128 in urine). The issues in the case included the timing of the two urine samples which were taken too close together so they were in effect from one stream as opposed to two distinct samples. Jay Lemosa...

Leeds MC – R v LW

The client was prosecuted for driving with excess alcohol (88 in breath). The issues in the case were the machine had produced two breath samples over the permitted 15% breath difference which required the officer to move to blood or urine in accordance with the MG...

Llandudno MC – R v CN

The client was prosecuted for driving with excess alcohol (70 in breath). The issues were private land, mental fitness to understand the statutory warning and fitness for interview. Andy Holliday instructed by Laura Heywood (reviewing lawyer) successfully opposed an...

Newcastle under Lyme – R v KO

The client was prosecuted for driving with excess alcohol (58 in breath). The issues in the case included the reliability of the breath test device and failure to complete the MG DD/A specimen booklet. The client was represented by David Houldcroft at the first...

Cardiff MC – R v MS

The client was prosecuted for failing to provide specimen of blood. The issues in the case included mental fitness and failure by police to arrange translator. Hywel Davies instructed by Laura Heywood (reviewing lawyer) successfully persuaded the prosecution to offer...

Wimbledon MC – R v GE

The client was prosecuted for failing to provide urine. The issues in the case included reasonable excuse, as the police had not provided water and the arresting officer had used handcuffs without justification in breach of police guidelines. The client was...

Staines MC – R v MB

The client was prosecuted for driving with excess alcohol (89 in blood). The issues in the case included continuity of the blood sample, mental fitness to understand the statutory warning and laced drinks. At the second hearing which was listed for trial, James...

Colchester MC – R v EI

The client was prosecuted for driving with excess alcohol (76 in breath). The issues in the case were evidence of driving as arresting officers arrived on the scene whilst the client was out of his vehicle and the police had failed to switch off police radios to...

Swansea MC – R v CB

The client was prosecuted for driving with excess alcohol (111 in breath). The issues in the case were the client denied driving, there were mistakes on the breath test procedure as the MG DD/A specimen booklet had not been completed and the forensic evidence on the...