Practice and Procedure

R v G (2008)

PUBLISHED June 18, 2008

[2008] UKHL 37

It was compatible with a child's rights under the European Convention on Human Rights 1950 art.8 to convict him of rape contrary to the Sexual Offences Act 2003 s.5 in circumstances where the agreed basis of plea established that his offence also fell properly within the ambit of s.13.

HL (Lord Hoffmann, Lord Hope of Craighead, Baroness Hale of Richmond, Lord Carswell, Lord Mance)