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R v KETAN THAKRAR : R v RIZWAN YUSOOF (2008)

PUBLISHED October 21, 2008
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[2008] EWCA Crim 2359

A conviction was unsafe where there was a real possibility that a jury had not followed a direction to disregard information obtained from the internet about the defendant's previous convictions, as there was a real risk that the information had caused them to form an adverse view of the defendant.

CA (Crim Div) (Hooper LJ, Nelson J, Maddison J)

21/10/2008

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