BTA Bank JSC v Ablyazov and others – WLR Daily

Posted November 2nd, 2009 in disclosure, law reports, proceeds of crime, self-incrimination by sally
“The privilege against self-incrimination in respect of an offence under s 328 of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 (entering or becoming concerned in an arrangement which facilitates the acquisition, retention, use or control of criminal property by or on behalf of another person) was removed by s 13 of the Fraud Act 2006. The s 328 offence was a ‘related offence’ for the purposes of s 13(4)(b) of the 2006 Act.”
WLR Daily, 30th October 2009
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