R v Thomasson (Carne Michael) [2021] 2 Cr App R 5

This case, arising from a gang war in Manchester, prompted the CACD to consider the legal basis for the admissibility of E-Fit pictures as identification evidence. Under CJA 2003, they were no longer to be treated as in a class of their own, akin to a camera.

ADDED Thursday 28th October 2021