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Evidence obtained illegally in family and civil proceedings

Bar Council issues revised advice

The Bar Council has issued revised advice on counsel's obligation in relation to illegally obtained evidence in family cases, which takes account of the judgments in Dubai Aluminium v Al Alawi [1999] 1 WLR 1964, Hildebrand v Hildebrand [1992] 1 FLR 244 and  Imerman v Tchenguiz [2010] EWCA Civ 908.

For the revised advice, please click here.