Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 76 (Oct)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Judge:

Rose LJ, Pitchers and Treacy JJ

Representation Stephen Coward QC (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the first and second defendants.
  David Farrell QC and Elizabeth Willis (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the Crown.
Judgment Dates: 7 October 2002

Catchwords

Criminal evidence - Previous convictions - Cross-examination as to previous convictions - Whether judge erring in exercising discretion to allow cross examination of defendant's previous convictions - Whether conviction safe - s 1(f)(ii) - ss 34 and 35.

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