|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 171 (Nov)|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Criminal Division|
Laws LJ, Curtis J and The Recorder of Middlesborough
|Representation||Reuben Solomon (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.|
|Benedict Kelleher (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the Crown.|
|Judgment Dates:||12 November 2002|
Criminal evidence and procedure - Trial - Judge's power to direct acquittal - Judge exercising that power for co-defendant but not defendant - Fairness - Discretion of judge to continue trial.