Case #: 167 of 2012
Zyndall McKinney Vs. Regina

Murder – Manslaughter – Not guilty verdict on charge of murder but hung jury\\r\\non the alternative offence of manslaughter – Retrial on the charge of manslaughter – Autrefois acquit – Article 20(5) of the Constitution - Abuse of process – Whether an accused can be retried for manslaughter following an acquittal by the jury on a charge of murder

Pending before Privy Council?: no

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Written / Supreme Criminal / Murder Matter
by Justice(s) Hon. Sir Hartman Longley P., Hon. Mrs. Justice Crane-Scott, JA. and Hon. Mr. Justice Evans, JA
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