Ministers are determined to press ahead this month with plans to abolish trial by jury for complex fraud cases, challenging opponents of the move to come up with another solution that would allow effective prosecutions.

If the controversial change secures parliamentary ap-proval, it could apply retrospectively to some cases in the pipeline, although details are still being resolved.

0 comments… add one

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Skip to toolbar