Practice and Procedure

R v (1) DJ (2) JT (3) LJ (4) AB (5) DD (2007)

PUBLISHED December 21, 2007

[2007] EWCA Crim 3133

There could be no conviction for manslaughter where a number of acts had been perpetrated against the victim, of which only one was unlawful and dangerous, if it was not possible on the medical evidence to conclude that it was not one of the others which had caused his death.

CA (Crim Div) (Gage LJ, Tugendhat J, Judge Scott Gall)