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McCool and Harkin - Supreme Court judgment on confiscation orders



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New judgment handed down today considers confiscation orders made under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 in respect of offences in Northern Ireland, in a case concerning a married couple who had committed benefit offences both before and after the commencement of relevant provisions of the Act.

R v McCool (Appellant) (Northern Ireland)
R v Harkin (Appellant) (Northern Ireland) {2018} UKSC 23