Judgments

Case #: 224 of 2016
Valentino Dorsette v Regina

Criminal Appeal- Application for Extension of Time- Manslaughter- Attempted Armed Robbery -Prospects of Success- Whether Prejudicial Evidence by prosecution witness resulted in unfair trial- Mushtaq Direction -Whether the jury was told to consider whether the confession true is for them and was told of evidence that could possibly affect reliability of confession-Circumstantial Evidence-Whether need for a Lucas Direction- Whether conviction and sentence was unduly severe.

Pending before Privy Council?: no

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Written / Supreme Criminal Matter
by Justice(s) Hon. Sir Michael Barnett, P, Kt., Hon. Mr. Justice Jones, JA., and Hon. Madam Justice Bethell, JA
Date Added:
27/05/2021

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