BBC v Secretary of State for Transport (Costs) [2019] 4 WLR 24

“The case addresses the approach the court should take to the award of costs where interested parties attend and make submissions to the court on the balance to be struck between legitimate but competing public interests ...”

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R v PY [2019] 1 Cr App R 22

R v PY [2019] 1 Cr App R 22

“The case was concerned with the form in which the prosecution has to inform the Crown Court of the various ...
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Campaign Against Anti-Semitism v DPP [2019] EWHC 9 (Admin)

Campaign Against Anti-Semitism v DPP [2019] EWHC 9 (Admin)

“The court had to consider the balance between freedom of expression and the need to maintain public order, and to ...
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Venables v News Group Newspapers [2019] 2 FLR 814

Venables v News Group Newspapers [2019] 2 FLR 814

“The proceedings concerned the continuation of an anonymity order protecting the current identity and whereabouts of two notorious child killers ...
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Thakrar v CPS [2020] 1 All ER 704

Thakrar v CPS [2020] 1 All ER 704

“The case was concerned with what constitutes a ‘criminal cause or matter’; the route of appeal from a decision of ...
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Shepherd v Information Commissioner [2019] 1 Cr App R 29

Shepherd v Information Commissioner [2019] 1 Cr App R 29

“The case was concerned with reverse burdens of proof in the context of the Data Protection Acts of 1998 and ...
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R v Montaut [2020] 2 Cr App R (S) 7

R v Montaut [2020] 2 Cr App R (S) 7

“The case concerned the approach that a sentencing judge should take when contemplating passing a sentence of imprisonment just above ...
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R (Islam) v Home Secretary [2019] EWHC 2169 (Admin)

R (Islam) v Home Secretary [2019] EWHC 2169 (Admin)

“The case concerned the lawfulness of the Home Secretary’s decision to remove the citizenship of a British national who had ...
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R v Allen (Leslie) [2019] EWCA Crim 1256

R v Allen (Leslie) [2019] EWCA Crim 1256

“The case concerned the provisions in Part 7 of the Criminal Justice Act 2003 which, where jury tampering has taken ...
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R v Abdurahman (Ismail) [2020] 1 Cr App R 27

R v Abdurahman (Ismail) [2020] 1 Cr App R 27

“The case concerned the conviction of a man, who had provided assistance to one of those responsible for the London ...
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Ozbek v Turkey [2019] EWHC 3670 (Admin)

Ozbek v Turkey [2019] EWHC 3670 (Admin)

“The case concerned an extradition appeal in which there were allegations of human rights abuses in Turkish prisons and illustrated ...
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ACL Netherlands BV v Lynch [2019] EWHC 249 (Ch)

ACL Netherlands BV v Lynch [2019] EWHC 249 (Ch)

“The case arose from a corporate takeover by the America computer giant, Hewlett Packard, and concerned the circumstances in which ...
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R v Rashid (Hafedh) [2019] EWCA Crim 2018

R v Rashid (Hafedh) [2019] EWCA Crim 2018

“The case concerned the correct approach to be taken by a trial judge to bad character evidence from a police ...
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Volaw Trust & Corporate Services Ltd v Jersey Comptroller of Taxes [2019] STC 2066

Volaw Trust & Corporate Services Ltd v Jersey Comptroller of Taxes [2019] STC 2066

“The case was concerned with a series of notices served by the authorities in Jersey on a trust company there, ...
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R v TRA (Redress Intervening) [2020] 3 All ER 177

R v TRA (Redress Intervening) [2020] 3 All ER 177

“The case was concerned with the definition of ‘torture’ under section 134 of the Criminal Justice Act 1988 and the ...
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R (Baroness Jones) v Metropolitan Police Commissioner [2020] 1 WLR 519

R (Baroness Jones) v Metropolitan Police Commissioner [2020] 1 WLR 519

“The case was concerned with the lawfulness of one element of the Metropolitan Police’s response to the Extinction Rebellion protests ...
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Akinyemi v Home Secretary [2020] 1 WLR 1843

Akinyemi v Home Secretary [2020] 1 WLR 1843

“The case was concerned with the operation of the foreign criminal provisions under the deportation regime and focused, in particular, ...
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Hilson v CPS [2019] EWHC 1110 (Admin)

Hilson v CPS [2019] EWHC 1110 (Admin)

“The case was concerned, generally, with what conduct is capable of amounting to harassment and, more specifically, with whether unsolicited ...
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R v Ali (Khalid Mohamed Omar) [2020] 1 Cr App R 1

R v Ali (Khalid Mohamed Omar) [2020] 1 Cr App R 1

“The case arose from the trial of a man who had been involved in the production of Improvised Explosive Devices ...
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R v Challen [2019] EWCA Crim 916

R v Challen [2019] EWCA Crim 916

“The case was concerned with developments in our understanding of coercive control in abusive relationships and, when combined with a ...
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R v Ali (Arie) [2020] 1 Cr App R 21

R v Ali (Arie) [2020] 1 Cr App R 21

“The case was concerned with people smuggling across the English Channel and prompted the court to consider the difference between ...
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R v O; R v N [2019] EWCA Crim 752

R v O; R v N [2019] EWCA Crim 752

“The judgment provides a helpful illustration of both the principles to be applied and the practical arrangements to be made ...
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Re Finucane’s Application for Judicial Review (Northern Ireland) [2019] 3 All ER 191

Re Finucane’s Application for Judicial Review (Northern Ireland) [2019] 3 All ER 191

“The case was concerned with whether either the European Convention on Human Rights or the doctrine of legitimate expectation required ...
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R (Johnson) v Westminster Magistrates Court [2020] 2 All ER 271

R (Johnson) v Westminster Magistrates Court [2020] 2 All ER 271

“The Divisional Court handed down judgment in an application for judicial review brought by Boris Johnson against the Westminster Magistrates’ ...
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R v Fulton (Gary) [2019] Lloyd’s Rep FC 263

R v Fulton (Gary) [2019] Lloyd’s Rep FC 263

“The appeal was concerned with the correct approach to the determination of benefit for the purposes of making a confiscation ...
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R v Alstom Network UK Ltd [2019] Lloyd’s Rep FC 45

R v Alstom Network UK Ltd [2019] Lloyd’s Rep FC 45

“The case involved a prosecution by the Serious Fraud Office of a company for conspiring to bribe foreign public officials ...
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Attorney General v Yaxley-Lennon (Stephen) [2020] 3 All ER 477

Attorney General v Yaxley-Lennon (Stephen) [2020] 3 All ER 477

“The case was concerned with live streaming by a man known as Tommy Robinson, the co-founder and former leader of ...
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R v Cheeseman (Steven) [2019] 1 Cr App R 34

R v Cheeseman (Steven) [2019] 1 Cr App R 34

“The appeal was concerned with the so-called ‘householder defence’, where the occupier of a dwelling or of forces accommodation seeks ...
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BBC v Secretary of State for Transport [2019] 4 WLR 23

BBC v Secretary of State for Transport [2019] 4 WLR 23

“The case was concerned with the balance between, on the one hand, the public interest in open justice and, on ...
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BBC v Secretary of State for Transport (Costs) [2019] 4 WLR 24

BBC v Secretary of State for Transport (Costs) [2019] 4 WLR 24

“The case addresses the approach the court should take to the award of costs where interested parties attend and make ...
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R v Kuddus [2019] 2 Cr App R 16

R v Kuddus [2019] 2 Cr App R 16

“The case was concerned with the law of gross negligence manslaughter and, specifically, the requirement that an alleged breach of ...
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CPS v Aquila Advisory Limited [2019] Lloyd’s Rep FC 358

CPS v Aquila Advisory Limited [2019] Lloyd’s Rep FC 358

“The case was concerned with whether the Crown Prosecution Service had a claim under a criminal confiscation order which it ...
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R v LT [2019] 1 Cr App R 30

R v LT [2019] 1 Cr App R 30

“The case was concerned with identification through social media ...” ADDED Tuesday 15th December 2020 ...
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R v Shepherd (Jack) [2019] 2 Cr App R 26

R v Shepherd (Jack) [2019] 2 Cr App R 26

“The appeal concerned the stage of a criminal investigation at which the obligation arises to caution a person being spoken ...
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R v Melin (Ozan) [2019] QB 1063

R v Melin (Ozan) [2019] QB 1063

“The case was concerned with whether deception as to a person’s status as a doctor is capable of vitiating consent ...
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R v Woodward (Connor) [2019] 2 Cr App R 28

R v Woodward (Connor) [2019] 2 Cr App R 28

“The case was concerned with the situation where there have been lengthy separations of the jury after they have retired ...
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R (Bahbahani) v Ealing Magistrates’ Court [2019] 3 WLR 901

R (Bahbahani) v Ealing Magistrates’ Court [2019] 3 WLR 901

“The case was concerned with the jurisdictional consequences of a failure by magistrates to follow the plea and mode of ...
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R v Bush & Scouler [2019] Lloyd’s Rep FC 210

R v Bush & Scouler [2019] Lloyd’s Rep FC 210

“This was a prosecution brought by the Serious Fraud Office against a number of senior executives of Tesco Stores Ltd, ...
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R v C(B) [2019] 2 Cr App R 11

R v C(B) [2019] 2 Cr App R 11

“The case concerned the admissibility in evidence of a suicide note and an Achieving Best Evidence (ABE) interview under the ...
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R (Cleeland) v CCRC [2019] EWHC 1175 (Admin)

R (Cleeland) v CCRC [2019] EWHC 1175 (Admin)

“The case was concerned both with the approach the Criminal Cases Review Commission should take when deciding whether to refer ...
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R (Kumar) v Home Secretary [2019] 4 WLR 47

R (Kumar) v Home Secretary [2019] 4 WLR 47

“The court had to consider the lawfulness of the Justice Secretary’s policy on when it is permissible for him to ...
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R v Toner (Peter) [2019] 2 Cr App R 2

R v Toner (Peter) [2019] 2 Cr App R 2

“The case explains the practical effect of a relatively recent change in the legislative provisions governing the joinder and severance ...
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R v Panayi (Andrew) [2019] 2 Cr App R (S) 21

R v Panayi (Andrew) [2019] 2 Cr App R (S) 21

“The case related to confiscation proceedings following conviction for breach of a planning enforcement notice and is a salutary reminder ...
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R v D [2019] 2 Cr App R 15

R v D [2019] 2 Cr App R 15

“The case made clear that, where a defendant is charged with fraud by failing to disclose information, it must be ...
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Health and Safety Executive v Faltec Europe Ltd [2019] 4 WLR 77

Health and Safety Executive v Faltec Europe Ltd [2019] 4 WLR 77

“The case considered the principles to be applied when sentencing a corporation for major health and safety breaches and also ...
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R v KK [2020] 1 Cr App R 29

R v KK [2020] 1 Cr App R 29

“The case brought into sharp focus once again the extent to which our system of jury trial depends on the ...
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R (British Broadcasting Corporation) v Newcastle Crown Court [2020] 1 Cr App R 16

R (British Broadcasting Corporation) v Newcastle Crown Court [2020] 1 Cr App R 16

“The BBC applied for judicial review of a production order, relating to a journalist’s written note of a pre-broadcast interview ...
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R v Haque (Mohammed) [2020] 1 WLR 2239

R v Haque (Mohammed) [2020] 1 WLR 2239

“The case concerned the true construction of the provisions within Part 7 of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 that ...
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R v Gillings (Keith) [2020] 2 Cr App R 8

R v Gillings (Keith) [2020] 2 Cr App R 8

“The case concerned the approach to be taken to prosecution applications to adduce a defendant’s convictions, where those convictions are ...
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R v Whatcott (Christopher) [2020] Lloyds’s Rep FC 65

R v Whatcott (Christopher) [2020] Lloyds’s Rep FC 65

“The case was concerned with the not unusual situation where questions of construction, depending on the application of civil law ...
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R (Bridges) v Chief Constable of South Wales Police [2020] 1 Cr App R 3

R (Bridges) v Chief Constable of South Wales Police [2020] 1 Cr App R 3

“The case was concerned with the development of Automatic Facial Recognition technology for the prevention and detection of crime and ...
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