||All England Reporter
|| All ER (D) 418 (Nov)
|| EWCA Crim 3035
||Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Longmore LJ, David Steel J, the Recorder of Winchester and Judge Brodrick
||Brendan Finucane QC (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
||Paul Reid QC (instructed by HM Revenue and Customs Prosecutions Office) for the Crown.
||4 November 2005
Criminal evidence - Prosecution evidence - Police officers being involved in conspiracy to pervert course of justice - Non-disclosure of investigation into police officers - Defendant pleading guilty - Whether convictions unsafe.
The defendant's conviction for conspiracy to import a Class B drug (cannabis resin) was quashed, even though he had pleaded guilty, since the fact that the police officers were being investigated for conspiracy to pervert the course of justice had not been disclosed.
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