Practice and Procedure

R v ALOKE VARMA (2012)

PUBLISHED October 10, 2012

[2012] UKSC 42

Where the criteria in the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 s.6 were satisfied, the Crown Court had, subject to s.6(6), a duty to make a confiscation order against a defendant following conviction for an offence, even where he or she received an absolute or conditional discharge.

SC (Lord Phillips JSC (President) , Lord Mance JSC, Lord Clarke JSC, Lord Dyson JSC, Lord Reed JSC)