Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 165 (Jul)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Crim 1768
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Kennedy LJ, Curtis and Pitchford JJ

Representation David Perry (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the Attorney General.
Judgment Dates: 11 July 2002


Criminal law - Using a false instrument - False accounting - Accused persons dishonestly furnishing false instrument in order to obtain money from trust fund set up for their benefit - Part of money in trust fund belonging to accused persons - Whether proof required that accused had no legal entitlement to money obtained from trust fund using false instrument - s 3 - s 17(1)(b).

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