Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 07 (Nov)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Hooper LJ, Openshaw J and Dame Heather Steel

Representation Paul Mitchell (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
  Rachel Drake (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the Crown.
Judgment Dates: 1 November 2005


Criminal law - Obscene publications - Indecent photographs of a child - Possession of indecent photographs with a view to their being distributed or shown - Requirements of offence - Whether 'with a view to' meaning likely to be accessed by another - Whether meaning one reason for possession was for image to be distributed or shown.

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