Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 337 (Nov)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Rose LJ, Simon and Dobbs JJ

Representation Paul Cross (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
  Julian Smith (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the Crown.
Judgment Dates: 24 November 2005


Criminal evidence - Identity - Visual identification - Attempted robbery - Possibility of mistaken identification - Officers showing victim photographs of number of suspects when identity of suspect already known - Whether judge erring in declining to exclude evidence - Whether judge directing jury adequately as to effect of breach - Code of Practice for the Identification of Persons by Police Officers, para D 3.5 - , s 66. .

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