Practice and Procedure

R v JOHN HEWARD (2012)

PUBLISHED April 20, 2012

[2012] EWCA Crim 890

The judge in a theft trial had erred by receiving a verdict without making enquiries about a note that she had just received in which an anonymous juror indicated that fellow jurors had shown bias.

CA (Crim Div) (Pitchford LJ, Wyn Williams J, Judge Thornton QC)