Practice and Procedure

R v PAUL NIELD (2007)

PUBLISHED March 29, 2007

[2007] EWCA Crim 993

If the prosecution applied under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 s.6, although the court had a discretion as to making a confiscation order where the victim was commencing proceedings for compensation, such an order was mandatory where the offender had already fully reimbursed the victim.

CA (Crim Div) (Latham LJ (VP CA Crim), McKinnon J, David Clarke J)