ADMISSIBILITY OF CO-ACCUSED’S EVIDENCE AT TRIAL FOR THE PROSECUTION

[2011] EWCA Crim 1026 [2011] EWCA Crim 1026

A conviction was safe where the jury had relied on the prosecution evidence of a co-accused who had previously pleaded guilty in the same criminal proceedings: a person who had pleaded guilty to an offence was a person no longer charged and was therefore competent to give evidence.