Regina v Thomas, Regina v Flannagan: CACD 24 Jul 1998

Section allowing admission of documentary evidence was not a breach of requirements of European Convention on Human Rights. Reading of statements allowed where witness in fear. Judge given sufficient balancing discretion to follow convention
Times 24-Jul-1998
Criminal Justice Act 1988 23 24 825 26
England and Wales

Updated: 08 April 2021; Ref: scu.88177