Regina v T (Absent witness: Evidence) – Times Law Reports

Posted July 16th, 2009 in law reports by sally

Regina v T (Absent witness: Evidence)

Court of Appeal

“On an application for the admission of the statement of an absent witness, meeting the condition in section 116(2)(d) Criminal Justice Act 2003 that the relevant person could not be found although such steps as it was reasonably practicable to take to find him had been taken, required the calling of formal evidence, unless the relevant facts were set out in an agreed statement of facts.”

The Times, 16th July 2009