Practice and Procedure

R v AMIT HEERA (2010)

PUBLISHED July 13, 2010

[2010] EWCA Crim 1779

A conviction for an offence of acquiring criminal property under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 s.329(1) was safe where the judge had given the jury appropriate directions with regard to breaches of the PACE codes of practice Code C and the definition of "acquiring" for the purposes of s.329(1).

CA (Crim Div) (Aikens LJ, Griffith Williams J, Judge Nicholas Cooke QC)