Practice and Procedure

R V C (1999)

PUBLISHED May 21, 1999

Where a judge had failed to direct the jury on the standard of proof at the outset of the summing up, the summing up as a whole had to be considered as to whether the jury have been left in any doubt of their duty to acquit unless they were sure of guilt.

CA (Crim Div) (Roch LJ, Harrison J, Elias J)