Criminal Justice Resources from QS Jordans

Tag: murder

Joint Enterprise – Where Next ?

Today the Supreme Court rectified a major injustice which has led to many  people arguably being wrongfully convicted based upon the law of joint enterprise . The decision in R v Jogee https://www.supremecourt.uk/cases/docs/uksc-2015-0015-judgment.pdf confronts a major issue which has faced those representing individuals accused of murder on the basis that a co-accused took an act capable of… Read More ›

Ian Lawless , Barry George & Others Miscarriage Compensation Test Cases

Ian Lawless , Barry George and Others Miscarriage of Justice Compensation Set to be reviewed by High Court   Ian Lawless who had his murder conviction quashed in 2009 is set to have the refusal of the Secretary of State for Justice to pay him compensation reviewed by the High Court as a lead case… Read More ›