People v Towson

 
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(C.C.A.)
The People
and
Towson

Motive - Arrest in respect of scheduled offence - Questioning in respect of non-scheduled offence - Whether arrest lawful - Whether arrest effected for spurious purpose unconnected with offence authorised by statutory power - Whether sufficient reasons and explanation given for arrest -Emergency Powers Act, 1976 (No. 33), s. 2. Evidence - Circumstantial - Murder - Statement of accused - Whether sufficient to convict - Absence of body of victim. Evidence - Statement - Admissibility -Breach of Judges' Rules - Discretion to exclude - Whether discretion should be exercised to introduce -...

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