Practice and Procedure

R v MASIMBA N (2008)

PUBLISHED April 11, 2008

[2008] EWCA Crim 939

In a rape trial the judge had erred in refusing to admit, under the Criminal Justice Act 2003 s.100(1)(b), evidence of a similar allegation of rape, made by a witness and friend of the complainant.

CA (Crim Div) (Rix LJ, David Clarke J, Judge Stewart QC)