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R V ALEXANDER FRANCIS ALLEN (2001)

PUBLISHED July 10, 2001
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[2001] EWCA Crim 1607

Significant and substantial breaches of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 were likely to lead to the exercise of the court's discretion to exclude evidence under s.78 of the Act, in particular where an admission or confession had been obtained after such breaches.

CA (Crim Div) (Potter LJ, Tomlinson J, McCombe J)

10/07/2001

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