Practice and Procedure

R v JOHN COOPER (2010)

PUBLISHED May 5, 2010

[2010] EWCA Crim 979

The evidence of one witness as to the falsity of a statement, supported only by business records that had been prepared by him, was not enough to meet the evidence requirements of the Perjury Act 1911 s.13 and found a conviction for perjury.

CA (Crim Div) (Lord Judge LCJ, David Clarke J, Lloyd Jones J)