Sion Fenkins

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
Neutral Citation[2004] EWCA Crim 2047
CourtCourt of Appeal (Criminal Division)
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3 cases
  • Mark Russell v R
    • Jamaica
    • Court of Appeal (Jamaica)
    • 15 October 2021
    ...1 WLR 1174], [ R v Dallagher [2002] EWCA Crim 1903] and [ R v El-Kurd [2007] EWCA Crim 1888], over seven years in [ R v Jenkins [2004] EWCA Crim 2047], almost nine years in [ R v Beckles [2004] EWCA Crim 2766] and almost twelve years in [ R v Campbell [1997] 1 Cr App R 199]. In Scotlan......
  • R v Charuma
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 31 March 2010
    ...the sentence was reduced in that case from 14 months to 8 months. The Court of Appeal referred to the guideline case of Kolewole [2004] EWCA Crim 2047; [2005] 2 Crim App R (s) 14, but the court considered that Mutede was in a different bracket to Kolewole. In Kolewole this court indicated t......
  • R. v. Wu, 2020 BCCA 128
    • Canada
    • British Columbia Court of Appeal (British Columbia)
    • 8 May 2020
    ...evidence such as bloodstain analysis are evolving, difficult and complex. In support of this argument, he refers to R. v. Jenkins, [2004] EWCA Crim 2047, that he calls a bellwether case and in which Mr. Slemko testified, and Terry Laber et al., “Reliability Assessment of Current......
3 books & journal articles
  • Court of Appeal
    • United Kingdom
    • Journal of Criminal Law, The No. 69-1, February 2005
    • 1 February 2005
    ...of AppealFresh Evidence: Ordering of RetrialR v Sion Jenkins [2004] EWCA Crim 2047The brutal killing of Billie-Jo Jenkins and the subsequent arrest andconviction of her foster father, Sion, hit the news headlines in the late1990s. Billie-Jo (V) was battered to death with an 18-inch metal te......
  • Admitting scientific expert evidence in the UK: reliability challenges and the need for revised criteria – proposing an Abridged Daubert
    • United Kingdom
    • The Journal of Forensic Practice No. 17-1, February 2015
    • 9 February 2015
    ...and others (2004), EWCA Crim 1344.R v Gilfoyle (2001), 2 Cr App R 5.R v Harris and others (2005), EWCA Crim 1980.R v Jenkins (Sioˆn) (2004), EWCA Crim 2047.R v Kai-Whitewind (2005), 2 Cr App R 31.R v Turner (1975), QB 834 841.Winfrey v The State of Texas (2010), TexCrim Ap No PD-0987-09.Cor......
  • Ear-Print Evidence
    • United Kingdom
    • Journal of Criminal Law, The No. 72-6, December 2008
    • 1 December 2008
    ...testimonies of two allegedlyeminent experts (one of whom has since been discredited). Also, in thecase of Sion Jenkins (R v Jenkins [2004] EWCA Crim 2047), the jurywere required to analyse the trajectory of blood splatters in order toidentify the point in the airways where a blockage had oc......

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