Practice and Procedure

R v FARAZ ALI (2008)

PUBLISHED July 17, 2008

[2008] EWCA Crim 1522

A conviction based on identification made from closed-circuit television images was unsafe where the judge had given inadequate directions to the jury as to the possibility of mistaken identity and had wrongly treated the identification as an established fact.

CA (Crim Div) (Hooper LJ, Cox J, Judge Stokes QC)