Jones v Brimingham City Council

Human rights – Right to a fair hearing. Part 4 of the Policing and Crime Act 2009, s 51 of the Serious Crime Act 2015 and Pt 1 of the Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014 did not trigger the bringing of a criminal charge for the purposes of art 6 of the European Convention on Human Rights. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, in dismissing the claimant's appeal, further held that neither was the requirement that the court address the issues on the balance of probability a breach of art 6.

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