Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 441 (Jul)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Lord Woolf CJ, Curtis and Henriques JJ

Representation Michael Mansfield QC and Maryam Syed (instructed by Kean Etienne) for the defendant.
  Orlando Pownall QC and Jonathan Laidlaw QC (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the Crown.
Judgment Dates: 29 July 2002


Criminal evidence - Visual identification - Possibility of mistaken identification - Eight out of nine witnesses failing to pick out accused at identification parade - Supporting evidence - Whether case should have been withdrawn from jury - Whether supporting evidence capable of supporting visual identification in circumstances.

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