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Offline Caroline

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Lost, Altered or Destroyed Evidence
« on: June 12, 2017, 11:56:AM »
People may find this interesting.

http://www.consumercrime.co.uk/site.aspx?i=ar3335
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Re: Lost, Altered or Destroyed Evidence
« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2017, 12:12:PM »
Indeed. " In the end it always comes down to fairness ". Sadly in JB's case,it didn't !

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Re: Lost, Altered or Destroyed Evidence
« Reply #2 on: June 13, 2017, 07:38:PM »
It's always difficult to establish the truth if you rely on hearsay but there are degrees of seriousness in the above cases-for example a woman reversing into a car where nobody got hurt is hardly the same as trying someone for murder.

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Re: Lost, Altered or Destroyed Evidence
« Reply #3 on: June 13, 2017, 09:03:PM »
It's always difficult to establish the truth if you rely on hearsay but there are degrees of seriousness in the above cases-for example a woman reversing into a car where nobody got hurt is hardly the same as trying someone for murder.

No, but the principles involved are the same.
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Re: Lost, Altered or Destroyed Evidence
« Reply #4 on: June 13, 2017, 09:19:PM »
No, but the principles involved are the same.
In the Attorney-General's reference of 1990 they mention bad faith or culpability of the Police. It seems we are still dependent on taking the Police on their word.

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Re: Lost, Altered or Destroyed Evidence
« Reply #5 on: June 14, 2017, 09:56:AM »
In the Attorney-General's reference of 1990 they mention bad faith or culpability of the Police. It seems we are still dependent on taking the Police on their word.





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Re: Lost, Altered or Destroyed Evidence
« Reply #6 on: June 14, 2017, 12:00:PM »
In the Attorney-General's reference of 1990 they mention bad faith or culpability of the Police. It seems we are still dependent on taking the Police on their word.

Yes, I don't think anyone here is naive enough to believe they never lie.
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