Chambers releases latest quarterly Serious Crime Bulletin

October 27, 2023

Chambers has released the latest quarterly Serious Crime Bulletin detailing recently decided cases and news spanning serious crime cases including homicide, firearms, drug and sexual offences.

The bulletin provides a snapshot of prominent decisions and news with implications for general crime practitioners. Sections include:

  • In the News
  • Jurisdiction: Preparatory hearings and interlocutory appeals
  • Murder: Abuse of process and bad character
  • Rape: DNA evidence and non-disclosure: R v Malkinson [2023] EWCA Crim 954
  • Deferred sentences
  • Abuse of process and prosecutorial conduct

The Bulletin is produced by Michael Goodwin KC, Jack Talbot, Anita Clifford and Alex Benn of RLC’s Serious Crime Practice Group.

For over 70 years, Chambers has been at the forefront of prosecuting and defending some of the highest profile serious crime cases including murder and manslaughter, organised crime, sexual offences, drugs offences and serious violence. Learn more here: Crime

Please download here: SERIOUS CRIME BULLETIN 3 – OCT 23