R v Phekoo

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
JudgeLORD JUSTICE WATKINS,MR. JUSTICE HOLLINGS
Judgment Date27 February 1981
Judgment citation (vLex)[1981] EWCA Crim J0227-2
Docket NumberNo. 2308/C/79
CourtCourt of Appeal (Criminal Division)

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  • R v Kimber
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 26 Mayo 1983
    ...case was considered by the House of Lords. The appeal was dismissed, but their Lordships declined to deal with the issue of belief. 18 In R. v. Phekoo (1981) 1 W.L.R. 1117: 73 Cr. App. R. 107, the defendant was charged with doing acts calculated to interfere with the peace and comfort of a......
  • Attorney General's Reference (No. 1 of 2004); R v Edwards; R v Denton; R v Jackson; R v Hendley; R v Crowley
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 20 Mayo 2004
  • R v Q
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 17 Mayo 2011
    ...acts are said to be done by an agent and not the landlord himself, it is the former not the latter who is guilty of the offence. 4. In R v Phekoo (1981) 73 Cr App R 107 it was held by this court that section 1(3) did not create an offence of strict liability. That conclusion is, in our judg......
  • Wandsworth London Borough Council v Osei-Bonsu
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 22 Octubre 1998
    ...3 WLR 543), so too, submits Mr Arden, should it be held capable of founding a reasonable belief for s.27(8)(a) purposes. As was stated in R v Phekoo [1981] 1 WLR 1117 when finding the statutory defence established in a harassment case under the 1977 Act: "… the requirement of this specific......
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