||All England Reporter
|| All ER (D) 369 (Apr)
||Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Mantell LJ, Royce J and Judge Mettyear
||James Norris (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
||Basil Hillman (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the Crown.
||30 April 2003
Criminal evidence and procedure - Evidence - Cross-examination - Counsel failing to cross-examine witness on identification evidence - Safety of conviction.
Where counsel for the defendant had failed to cross-examine a witness on certain identification evidence, the resulting conviction for indecent assault was quashed as the court could not be sure that the conviction was safe.
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