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DPP says incorrectly charged pandemic cases underline need for CPS independence

Max Hill QC says police were given 'exceptional powers' in fast moving situation.

Max Hill QC

Max Hill QC

Date - 17th September 2020
By - Gary Mason
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The number of incorrectly charged cases by police forces under the emergency Coronavirus legislation underlines the importance of having an independent prosecution body the Director of Public Prosecutions has said. Between March and July the CPS...
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