Legal Mind Case and Commentary No 13: Reliability of Evidence - Dr Hugh Koch, Dr Tabatha Kon & Dr Tracey Jackson, Hugh Koch Associates
Three cases are summarised below, all of which illustrate the difficulty in obtaining reliable evidence.
Case 1: Painting v. University of Oxford (Longmore L.J., Maurice Kay L.J.) February 3, 2005 (2005) EWCA CIV. 161, CA (CIV DIV)
Painting injured her back in an accident. Following an interim payment, video surveillance evidence undermined the alleged severity of the injuries and their duration. Earlier payments into court were significantly reduced. At the Court of Appeal the issue was...