Swinbourne, Regina v: CACD 10 Dec 2013

The appellant, accused of several rapes but found unfit to plead and made subject to a hospital order, appealed saing that his police interview had been wrongly admitted, and that the judge had failed to give a Lucas direction.

Fulford LJ, Cox J, Wait J
[2013] EWCA Crim 2329
Sexual Offences Act 2003, Criminal Procedure (Insanity) Act 1964 4(5), Sexual Offences (Amendment) Act 1992
England and Wales


Updated: 26 November 2021; Ref: scu.518817