|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 375 (Nov)|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Criminal Division|
Latham LJ and Goldring J
|Judgment Dates:||26 November 2002|
Criminal law - Doing an act tending or intended to pervert the course of justice - Ingredients of the offence - Defendants reporting fictitious crime in order to sell story to press - Submission of no case to answer - Whether defendants having to intend that proceedings should result from fictitious crime - Whether prosecution required to prove that defendants accusing particular person.