Divisional Court quashes conviction resultant upon the inadmissible evidence of a co-defendant giving evidence in a Newton hearing heard simultaneous to appellant's trial in the Youth Court. Impermissible procedure adopted by District Judge. Guidance offered by the Lord Chief justice should a similar situation recur in the Youth Court.
Neutral Citation Number:  EWHC 1976 (Admin)
Rupert Hallowes was instructed by Stringfellow & Co Solicitors
2 August 2016