House of Lords

James, Annabelle
December 2007
Journal of Criminal Law;Dec2007, Vol. 71 Issue 6, p489
Academic Journal
The article discusses the court case R. v. Coutts. The appellant was convicted or murdering a 31-year old using a pair of tights. He appealed to the British House of Lords which advised the British Court of Appeal to have a retrial. A retrial took place which led to the conviction of the appellant for murder.


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