Practice and Procedure

R V B (2004)

PUBLISHED January 22, 2004

[2004] EWCA Crim 50

A conviction for rape was unsafe where a medical expert who had given evidence had been discredited and new medical evidence indicated that the victim's anal injury was capable of a number of explanations other than penile penetration.

CA (Crim Div) (Kennedy LJ, Curtis J, Forbes J)