Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 403 (Mar)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Auld LJ, Curtis and Newman JJ

Representation Michael Mansfield QC and James Gregory (instructed by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
  Peter Birkett QC (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the Crown.
Judgment Dates: 26 March 2002


Criminal evidence - Fresh evidence - Admissibility - Expert evidence - Accused charged with murder - Defence being that deceased had committed suicide - Evidence of psychologist - Evidence regarding propensity of deceased to commit suicide - Whether evidence admissible.

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