Practice and Procedure

R v C (2007)

PUBLISHED November 7, 2007

[2007] EWCA Crim 2581

The statutory restriction on evidence or questions about a complainant's previous sexual history contained in the Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act 1999 s.41 applied to the trial of the sexual offences which were committed before the Sexual Offences Act 2003 came into force.

CA (Crim Div) (Sir Igor Judge (President QB), Pitchford J, Openshaw J)