Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 311 (May)
Neutral Citation: [2005] EWCA Crim 1142
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Tuckey LJ, Christopher Clarke J and Sir Douglas Brown

Representation The defendant appeared in person.
  Jeremy Gibbons QC (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the Crown.
Judgment Dates: 28 April 2005


Criminal evidence and procedure - Trial - Conduct of counsel - Failure to disclose evidence - Medical report - Conviction for murder not rendered unsafe.

The Case

The defendant's conviction for murder was not rendered unsafe by the failure to disclose a medical report at the time of his trial, as the contents of that report would not have had any effect on the safety of the conviction.

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