Practice and Procedure

R v ABU HAMZA (2006)

PUBLISHED November 28, 2006

[2006] EWCA Crim 2918

The Offences against the Person Act 1861 s.4 provided an exception to the general principle under common law that an inchoate offence was not committed unless the conduct planned or incited would, if carried out, be indictable in England.

CA (Crim Div) (Lord Phillips LCJ, Penry-Davey J, Pitchford J)