R v Maxine Turbill and Gail Julie Broadway

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
R v Jaimie Angela Evans
Issue: Whether convictions for wilful neglect contrary to s44 Mental Capacity Act 2005 were unsafe in light of the jury being directed that “wilfulness” could be made out by gross carelessness.
Court: Court of Appeal
Reference:   2012/04661/B2 2012/04755/B2
Neutral Citation:   [2013] EWCA Crim 1422
Judge(s): Hallett LJ, Openshaw and Jay JJ
Date: 12 July 2013