Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 25 (Nov)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers CJ, Rafferty and Mackay JJ

Representation Grace Ong (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
  Nirmal Shant (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the Crown.
Judgment Dates: 2 November 2005


Jury - Verdict - Inconsistent verdicts - Sexual offences - Issue in trial being of credibility of complainant - Defendant being acquitted of range of offences but convicted on one count where evidence of recent complaint - Whether conviction safe.

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