Practice and Procedure

R v R : R v C (2010)

PUBLISHED April 14, 2010

[2010] EWCA Crim 907

Sexual offences prevention orders imposed on two offenders following their guilty pleas to offences of sexual activity with a child were quashed by the Court of Appeal where the necessity test in the Sexual Offences Act 2003 s.104 had not been met and, in the case of one of the offenders, the order had been made for a period of less than five years.

CA (Crim Div) (Moses LJ, Henriques J, Judge Roberts QC)