Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 166 (Sep)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Kennedy LJ, Wright and Forbes JJ

Representation Peter Martin and David Durose (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the first defendant.
  Martin McCarthy (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the second defendant.
  John Anderson (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the Crown.
Judgment Dates: 27 September 2002


Criminal law - Trial - Direction to jury - Defences - Character - Whether judge failing to distinguish between each defendant's defences - Whether judge failing to adequately direct jury on defence evidence - Whether judge failing to give proper good character direction.

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