Director of Public Prosecutions v Marshall: 1988

[1988] 2 All ER 683
England and Wales
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CitedRegina v Looseley (orse Loosely); Attorney General’s Reference No 3 of 2000 HL 25-Oct-2001
Police Entrapment is no defence to Criminal Act
The defendant complained of his conviction for supplying controlled drugs, saying that the undercover police officer had requested him to make the supply.
Held: It was an abuse of process for the police to go so far as to incite a crime.
Updated: 14 March 2021; Ref: scu.181212