75 Cases that may be retried

Part 10 Retrial for Serious Offences

Cases that may be retried

75  Cases that may be retried

(1)     This Part applies where a person has been acquitted of a qualifying offence in proceedings—

(a)     on indictment in England and Wales,

(b)     on appeal against a conviction, verdict or finding in proceedings on indictment in England and Wales, or

(c)     on appeal from a decision on such an appeal.

(2)     A person acquitted of an offence in proceedings mentioned in subsection (1) is treated for the purposes of that subsection as also acquitted of any qualifying offence of which he could have been

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