Rina-Marie Hill Successful in Court of Appeal

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The Court of Appeal has today handed down a judgement quashing convictions in a multiple-rape case in which Rina-Marie Hill defended a 19-year old female (charged alongside two male defendants).

In its ruling, the Court of Appeal held that the bad character of Rina-Marie Hills client had been properly admitted but that there were a number of material misdirections in the summing-up which led to the convictions themselves being unsafe.


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