HMCS Kirklees use "internet translation programme"
Vietnamese man Som Huy Vu in court over cannabis production in Huddersfield
A VIETNAMESE man has appeared in court accused of producing cannabis. Som Huy Vu was before Kirklees magistrates sitting in Huddersfield yesterday.
He is accused of production of the Class B drug at a property in the town on December 2, 2009.
The 47-year-old faces a further charge of dishonestly using electricity without authority.
The case was adjourned until tomorrow to allow for an interpreter to be present.
Vu, who gave his address as HMP Nottingham, was told via an internet translation programme that his case could not go ahead.
He was remanded in custody until his next hearing when he will be produced for court.