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High Court rejects SFO application for costs in XYZ judicial review

By Waithera Junghae

25 April 2018

High Court rejects SFO application for costs in XYZ judicial review UK Serious Fraud Office (Credit: istockphoto.com/whitemay)

Judges declined the SFO’s request to have the claimant in the failed XYZ-related judicial review cover its legal costs because of the authority’s flawed approach to the case.