|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 1387|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Criminal Division|
Pill LJ, Rougier and Morison JJ
|Representation||Ian Metcalfe (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for W.|
|Thomas Fitzpatrick (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the Crown.|
|Judgment Dates:||7 December 1999|
Criminal law - Trial - Direction to jury - Offence of doing an act likely to endanger an aircraft, or any person therein - Whether judge ought to have given legal direction on meaning of 'likely' - Whether 'likely' meant probable or that there was real risk of harm - Air Navigation (No 2) Order 1995, art 55.