The question whether a charge was new was a question of substance rather than form and whether the difference between one charge and another was substantial would depend on more than a superficial comparison of the wording and could in a case of any doubt involve some consideration of underlying materials.

DC (Lord Bingham of Cornhill LCJ, Hooper J)


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