Practice and Procedure

R V SUNIL DAT (1998)

PUBLISHED February 2, 1998

An appeal against a conviction for aggravated burglary was dismissed where a judge had not erred in allowing a potential hostile witness to be called and cross-examined on her earlier statement and had subsequently directed the jury in terms which prevented any prejudice being caused to the defence case.

CA (Crim Div) (Mantell LJ, Douglas Brown J, Judge Martin Stephens QC)