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R v ADRIAN JACKSON (2010)

PUBLISHED July 14, 2010
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[2010] EWCA Crim 1971

A defendant had not received a fair trial and his conviction was unsafe where, contrary to his expressed wishes, his legal representative had not called a material defence witness and, following a bad character application, then adduced evidence of that witness's criminal history at trial.

CA (Crim Div) (Pitchford LJ, Owen J, Judge Gilbart QC)

14/07/2010

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