To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will list the cases he has referred to the Court of Appeal under section 17 of the Criminal Appeal Act 1968 since 1982 and the outcome in each case.
Since 1982 to 31 December 1991 the following cases have been referred to the Court of Appeal under Section 17(1)(a) of the Criminal Appeal Act 1968 with the result as indicated.
|In respect of conviction:|
|Year and name||Result|
|Saltman, Bernard Brian||Allowed|
|Tarrant, Edward Charles||Allowed|
|Wakefield, Ian Ferguson||Allowed|
|Neal, John Stephen|
|Woods, Bernard John|
|Cousins, Alverstone Edmond||Allowed|
|Todd, Percival George|
|Bhaskar, Vinod Kumar||Allowed|
|Russell, Mervyn John Scott||Allowed|
|Abrol, Kewal Krishan||Allowed|
|Copeland, William Ian||Dismissed|
|Gilfellan, Ian Charles||Allowed|
Act 1971. Those regulations will generally apply to every place in which one or more persons work and come into force on 1 January 1993. There will, however, be an extensive public consultation exercise before they are made.