Practice and Procedure

R V PEARMAN (1984)

PUBLISHED July 30, 1984

Appeal against conviction of attempting to cause grievous bodily harm contrary to Criminal Attempts Act 1981 & Offences against the Person Act 1861 where motorist in attempting to avoid being questioned by plain clothes police officers drove off knocking one officer to the ground & colliding with a police car

CA (Crim Div) (Parker LJ, Stuart-Smith J, McCowan J)