Judgments

Case #: 228 of 2016
DOMINIC THOMPSON AND THE ATTORNEY GENERAL

– Application for an extension of time within which to appeal – Manslaughter – Armed robbery - Common design – Joint enterprise - Inconsistency between confession statement and eyewitness account – Lucas direction – Lies told by the accused – Safety of the verdict – Fair trial – Whether alternative verdict of manslaughter should have been left for the consideration of the jury – Whether a retrial should be ordered

Pending before Privy Council?: no

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Written / Supreme Criminal Matter
by Justice(s) Hon. Sir Michael Barnett, P., Hon. Mr. Justice Jones, JA. and Hon. Mr. Justice Evans, JA.
Date Added:
11/06/2020

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