R v Z (Court of Appeal)



[2022] EWCA Crim 288

Represented the Applicant in a renewed application for permission appeal against conviction in respect of dishonestly failing to disclose information that where an individual is under a legal duty to disclose, in this case where the Appellant was a secure tenant who was alleged to have sub-let part of the premises of a flat in breach of his tenancy agreement. Submissions included whether the jury in the criminal proceedings were properly directed as to the difference between a sub-tenant and a lodger or paying guest as defined within landlord and tenant law.

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