Regina v Setz-Dempsey and Another: CACD 24 Jun 1993

Mental illness is included in the meaning ‘Unfit to attend as a witness’. The admission of statements under s25 quite different from s26 Criminal Justice Act 1988.


Times 20-Jul-1993, Independent 24-Jun-1993


Criminal Justice Act 1988 23(2) 25 26


England and Wales

Criminal Evidence, Criminal Practice

Updated: 25 May 2022; Ref: scu.88003