Richard Wright QC leading Howard Shaw have again succeeded in the Divisional Court in the case of R v Sheffield Magistrates Court, ex p. Chesterfield Poultry Ltd. They appeared on behalf of the CPS in Judicial Review proceedings regarding the time limit certificate provisions of the Welfare of Animals at the Time of Killing (England) Regulations 2015.
Howard Shaw has recently prosecuted the company operating a meat cutting plant for failure to remove vertebral column specified risk material from cattle.
Howard Shaw has recently prosecuted a company operating a slaughterhouse in Burnley and several operatives employed at the slaughterhouse following extensive abuse of sheep undergoing slaughter.
Howard Shaw has recently prosecuted 21 defendants in relation to a late-night large-scale brawl at The Arc Public House in Headingley in February 2018.