No need to prove landlord knew he controlled HMO in order to prosecute for not having license

New High Court judgment- Mohamed & Anor, R (on the application of) v London Borough of Waltham Forest [2020] EWHC 1083 (Admin) rules that there’s no requirement on the prosecution to prove that the landlord knew that he was in control of or managing a property which was a HMO, and which therefore was required to be licensed.

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