Practice and Procedure

R V HAMPSON (2004)

PUBLISHED November 4, 2004

[2004] EWCA Crim 3100

When summing up where the defendant had not given evidence, the judge should include an express statement that the jury should consider the whole contents of the defendant's police interviews when deciding where the truth lay.

CA (Crim Div) (Clarke LJ, Gibbs J, Judge Fabyan Evans)