R v Major
 QCA 114To print this judgment please return to the case and click on the PDF icon next to the case name. For court use, a full PDF copy is required or preferred.
|Event||Citation or File||Date||Notes|
|Primary Judgment||SC357/11 (No citation)||-||Conviction, following trial in Supreme Court, of one count of manslaughter.|
|Appeal Determined (QCA)|| QCA 114  2 Qd R 307||17 May 2013||Appeal against conviction allowed, conviction quashed, retrial of count of manslaughter ordered; the evidence at trial raised for the jury's consideration the exculpatory provisions of s 270 of the Criminal Code (Qld); reasonably possible that trial judge's failure to direct jury accordingly affected the verdict: Fraser JA, Daubney and Lyons JJ.|