Mind the two-year gap

Robins, Jon
April 2005
Lawyer;4/11/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 14, p16
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The article reports that the Jubilee Line fraud case fiasco has left jurors affronted and taxpayers pound 60m out of pocket. The Attorney-General Lord Goldsmith has now asked Stephen Wooler, chief inspector of the Crown Prosecution Service, to launch an inquiry into the conduct of the case of two businessmen accused of bribing London Underground executives over contracts to build the pound 3bn Jubilee Line extension. While defence lawyers are discreet in their criticism of the case management talents of 69-year-old judge Ann Goddard.


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