ADMISSIBLE

[2003] UKHL 69 [2003] UKHL 69

Where two defendants were jointly charged with a crime and each blamed the other for its commission, one accused could rely on the more significant criminal propensity of the other in order to prove his innocence.

[2003] EWCA Crim 3173 [2003] EWCA Crim 3173

Evidence of demeanour immediately after the act complained of was probative and was admissible by analogy to the res gestae principle.

[2003] EWCA Civ 1085 [2003] EWCA Civ 1085

A claimant who had had a conviction for murder quashed and who wished to bring a claim for police malpractice could on occasions adduce similar fact evidence of incidents of similar malpractice by the same police officers.

[2002] EWCA Crim 2067 [2002] EWCA Crim 2067

The trial judge had erred in admitting documentary evidence in the form of questionnaires under s.24 Criminal Justice Act 1988 and as a result convictions under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 were unsafe.

[2002] EWCA Crim 1460 [2002] EWCA Crim 1460

Although there had been a breach of the Memorandum of Good Practice, a judge had been right to allow video evidence from an 11-year-old complainant to go before the jury in a trial for indecent assault and rape.