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R V SHAKEEL KHAN (2001)

PUBLISHED March 6, 2001
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[2001] EWCA Crim 486

A defendant's appeal against convictions for wounding with intent to do grievous bodily harm and an act tending to pervert the court of justice was allowed because the cumulative unfairness of commentary by the judge during his summing up rendered the convictions unsafe.

CA (Crim Div) (Judge Mettyear QC, McCombe J, Pill LJ)

06/03/2001

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