Practice and Procedure

R (on the application of V (COLUMBIA)) v ASYLUM & IMMIGRATION TRIBUNAL & ANOR (2010)

PUBLISHED March 26, 2010

[2010] EWCA Civ 491

The presumption of innocence did not mean that, notwithstanding an acquittal in a criminal trial, the criminal proceedings could not be relied upon in separate civil proceedings that did not raise a second criminal charge, such as one of perjury.

CA (Civ Div) (Arden LJ)