TITLE

Court of Appeal: witness training is not acceptable

AUTHOR(S)
Harris, Joanne
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Lawyer;2/7/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that lawyers in Great Britain involved in preparing witnesses for trial will need to keep transparent records following a Court of Appeal ruling on February 2, 2005. Dismissal of an appeal by the court's criminal division brought by two former detainees ay Yarl's Wood Immigration Detention Center in Bedfordshire, England; Merits of the case.
ACCESSION #
16169268

 

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