R v Leicester City Justices, ex p Barrow 
- Barrow objected to paying the new ‘poll tax’
- Could a lay person (a union representative) be allowed to accompany Barrow in court proceedings against Barrow which were aimed at securing poll tax payment
- Yes, claim successful
- Justice had to be seen as administered fairly (now covered by article 6 of the European Convention on Human Rights)
Posted in Public Law Revision Notes.
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