QUEEN'S BENCH DIVISION
B e f o r e :
MR JUSTICE MACKAY
|HER MAJESTY'S ATTORNEY GENERAL||(CLAIMANT)|
Smith Bernal Wordwave Limited
190 Fleet Street London EC4A 2AG
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(Official Shorthand Writers to the Court)
The Defendant appeared in person
Crown Copyright ©
Tuesday, 23rd March 2004
"If, on an application made by the Attorney General under this section, the High Court is satisfied that any person has habitually and persistently and without any reasonable ground -
(a) instituted vexatious civil proceedings, whether in the High Court or any inferior court, and whether against the same person or against different persons; or
(b) made vexatious applications in any civil proceedings, whether in the High Court or any inferior court, and whether instituted by him or another; ...
the court may, after hearing that person or giving him an opportunity of being heard, make a civil proceedings order..."