||All England Reporter
|| All ER (D) 200 (Oct)
|| EWCA Crim 2208
||Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Clarke LJ, Pitchford J and Judge Fabyan Evans
||Jon Swain (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
||Huw Davies QC (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the Crown.
||15 October 2002
Criminal evidence and procedure - Evidence - Admissibility - Safety of conviction - Hearsay evidence - Exception to hearsay evidence - Directions to jury.
The defendant's conviction for an offence of doing an act tending or intended to pervert the course of justice was unsafe because the judge had erred in permitting the prosecution to adduce hearsay evidence without adequate directions.
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