R v Bhatti and others

Criminal law – Conspiracy. The Court of Appeal, Criminal Division, dismissed the defendants' appeals against their convictions for conspiracy to facilitate a breach of immigration law by non-EU citizens, contrary to s 1(1) of the Criminal Law act 177. The court held that the judge had not erred in ruling that there was a case to answer. Further, the prosecution had not acted unlawfully in relation to disclosure.

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