Practice and Procedure

R v Mark Weston (2010)

PUBLISHED July 8, 2010

[2010] EWCA Crim 1576

For the purposes of the Criminal Justice Act 2003 Pt 10, there was new and compelling evidence against an offender who had been acquitted of murder and, in all the circumstances, it was in the interests of justice to quash the acquittal and order a retrial.

CA (Crim Div) (Thomas LJ, Dobbs J, Sharp J)