Error in Groovy script email sending

I'm getting the following error in the log when I try to send an email using the built in script runner 'send a custom email' as a test:

2014-01-31 11:54:26,480 Thread-54 WARN *myusername* 714x580x1 1b8240l *ouripadddress* /secure/admin/groovy/CannedScriptRunner.jspa [groovy.canned.utils.WorkflowUtils] This is a bug in the code - you should only see this when previewing. Returning current user

Exception in thread "Thread-54" org.codehaus.groovy.runtime.typehandling.GroovyCastException: Cannot cast object 'com.atlassian.jira.event.issue.IssueEvent@639e361b[issue=SPKHD-457,comment=<null>,worklog=<null>,changelog=<null>,eventTypeId=1,sendMail=true,params={},subtasksUpdated=false]' with class 'java.lang.String' to class 'com.atlassian.jira.event.issue.IssueEvent'

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As it says, it's a bug ;-) It should only happen in the admin screens, not when it's actually configured as a workflow function or listener.

Fair enough... It's just weird because it's definitely worked before and I don't know what changed.

It happens when you preview, there's an error, you preview again, something like that.

So, okay, the error is only supposed to occur when I'm previewing.. but thats the error I get when I run it. I don't actually get the error on preview.

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