119 Inconsistent statements
119 Inconsistent statements

(1)     If in criminal proceedings a person gives oral evidence and—

(a)     he admits making a previous inconsistent statement, or

(b)     a previous inconsistent statement made by him is proved by virtue of section 3, 4 or 5 of the Criminal Procedure Act 1865 (c 18),

the statement is admissible as evidence of any matter stated of which oral evidence by him would be admissible.