Practice and Procedure

R v ML (2013)

PUBLISHED May 7, 2013

[2013] NICA 23

A judge had correctly directed a jury on the issue of doli incapax that they could look at the circumstances surrounding historic sex offences to assist them in their assessment of whether a 13-year-old boy had been aware that his acts were seriously wrong.

CA (Crim Div) (NI) (Morgan LCJ, Higgins LJ, Girvan LJ)