*R v Coleman

Criminal law – Costs. The Court of Appeal, Criminal Division, held that, in future, parties should proceed on the footing that, once a costs order had properly been made in the Crown Court and a subsequent alleged change in a defendant's circumstances had occurred, which allegedly impacted adversely on his ability to pay the costs, the proper forum, under the statutory scheme, was the magistrates' court. The Court of Appeal, Criminal Division, would not, as a matter of settled practice, entertain such appeals.

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