QUEEN'S BENCH DIVISION
THE ADMINISTRATIVE COURT
B e f o r e :
|THE QUEEN ON THE APPLICATION OF SHEFFIELD||(CLAIMANT)|
|DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC PROSECUTIONS||(DEFENDANT)|
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(Official Shorthand Writers to the Court)
MR WEITZMAN (instructed by CPS WEST MERCIA) appeared on behalf of the DEFENDANT
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"Shall not be liable to be convicted solely on the evidence of one witness to the effect that, in the opinion of the witness, the person prosecuted was driving the vehicle at a speed exceeding a specified limit."
"A record produced or measurement made by a prescribed device shall not be admissible as evidence of a fact relevant to proceedings for an offence to which this section applies unless -
"(a)the device is of a type approved by the Secretary of State, and
"(b)any conditions subject to which the approval was given are satisfied."
"Any approval given by the Secretary of State for the purposes of this section may be given subject to conditions as to the purposes for which, and the manner and other circumstances in which, any device of the type concerned is to be used."