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John Kilbourne Appeal 1 July 31st 1972 Court of Appeal

Appeal against conviction was allowed and conviction quashed. This appeal is important as it contains legal precedent for corroboration and is a case often referred to in this regard, and there is also reference to two definitions of indecent assault. … Continue reading

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Appeal 3 Niven James Sinclair 24 Jul 1973 Court of Appeal

Appeal against conviction was dismissed Redaction Some reports have had victims names and personal details redacted and some assault details redacted. This is a difficult balance – normally I would think that  I should not “censor” details but on consultation … Continue reading

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