We are prepared to work wherever the death penalty is imposed - we will never turn a case down.

DPP Caselist 1991- present

2015

Caribbean

Belize

Bermuda

British Virgin Islands

St Kitts & Nevis

Trinidad & Tobago

Asia

Malaysia 

  • Kostov and Bakalov v Public Prosecutor, Court of Appeal of Malaysia (Criminal Appeal No.J-05-277-11/2012)

Africa

Malawi

2014

Caribbean 

Trinidad & Tobago

The Bahamas

Belize 

Africa

Ghana

2013

Caribbean

Bahamas

Bermuda

2012

Caribbean

Trinidad and Tobago

  • Deenish Benjamin and Deochan Ganga v The State (Trinidad & Tobago) [2012] UKPC 8
  • Marcus Daniel v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [2012] UKPC 15
  • Marlon Taitt v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [2012] UKPC 38
  • Nigel Brown v The State (Trindad and Tobago) [2012] UKPC 2

St. Kitts & Nevis

  • Cannonier & Others v The Director of Public Prosecutions (Criminal Appeals Nos. 19, 20, 21 and 22 of 2008); Cannonier v The Director of Public Prosecutions (Criminal Appeal No. 2 of 2008); Eastern Caribbean Court of Appeal

St. Vincent

  • Shorn Samuel v The Queen, Eastern Caribbean Court of Appeal (Criminal Appeal No.22 of 2008)

 

Asia

Singapore

  • Ramalingam Ravithran v Attorney General [2012] SGCA 2

 

2011

Caribbean

Bahamas

  • Ernest Lockhart v The Queen [2011] UKPC 33
  • Maxo Tido v The Queen [2011] UKPC 16

Belize

  • Phillip Tillett v The Queen [2011] UKPC 21

Bermuda

  • Denis Alma Robinson v The Queen [2011] UKPC 3

Grenada

  • Nigel Sookram v The Queen (Grenada) [2011] UKPC 5

Trinidad and Tobago

  • Nimrod Miguel v The Republic of Trinidad and Tobago [2011] UKPC 14
  • Rajendra Krishna v The State [2011] UKPC 18
  • Tabeel Lewis v The State [2011] UKPC 15

 

Africa

Ghana

  • Dexter Johnson v The Republic, Criminal Appeal J3/3/2010, 16th March 2011

Asia

Singapore

  • Alan Shadrake [2011] SGCA 26
  • Yong Vui Kong [2011] SGCA 9

 

2010

Caribbean

Belize

  • Earlin White v The Queen [2010] UKPC 22
  • Kirk Gordon v The Queen [2010] UKPC 18

Grenada

  • Donnason Knights v The Queen, (Unreported, Supreme Court of Grenada and the West Indies Associates High Court of Justice (Criminal), 28 May 2010)

 

Africa

Kenya

  • Godfrey Mgotho Mutiso v Republic, Criminal Appeal No.17 of 2008 Court of Appeal of Mombasa

 

Asia

Singapore

  • Attorney General v Alan Shadrake [2010] SGHC 327
  • Yong Vui Kong v Public Prosecutor [2010] SGCA 20

 

2009

Caribbean

Bahamas

  • Atain Takitota v The Attorney General & Others [2009] UKPC 11 (PC)

Barbados

  • Cadogan v Barbados, IACtHR, judgment dated 24 September 2009

Belize

  • Eiley, Savery and Polonio, [2009] UKPC 39

Jamaica

  • Millicent Forbes v Attorney General of Jamaica [2009] UKPC 13 (PC)

St. Kitts and Nevis

  • Evansom Mitcham v The Queen [2009] UKPC 5 (PC)

St. Vincent

  • Daniel Dick Trimmingham v The Queen [2009] UKPC 25 (PC)

 

Africa

Uganda

  • Kigula & Others v Attorney General, Supreme Court of Uganda, Judgment of 21 January 2009

 

2008

Caribbean

Bahamas

  • Davey Gibson v The Queen Order of Privy Council Quashing Death Sentence, 5 May 2008
  • Leon Queely v The Queen Order of Privy Council Quashing Death Sentence, 13 June 2008
  • Quincy Todd v The Queen [2008] UKPC 22 (PC)

Barbados

  • Trevor Foster and Cedric Williams v The State [2007] UKPC 20 (PC)

Belize

  • Idelfonso Crawford and Robert Hill v The Queen (unreported) Supreme Court of Belize, Judgment of 6 June
  • Leslie Pipersburgh and Patrick Robateau v The Queen [2007] UKPC 11 (PC)

Bermuda

  • Anthony Eugene Seymour v The State [2007] UKPC 59 (PC)

British Virgin Islands

  • Clinton Ham v The Queen Order of Privy Council Quashing Death Sentence, 12 March 2008
  • Jerry Date v The Queen Order of Privy Council Quashing Death Sentence, 11 June 2008
  • Lorne Parsons v The Queen Order of Privy Council Quashing Death Sentence, 12 March 2008

Grenada

  • Benedict Jacob v The Queen Order of Privy Council Quashing Death Sentence, 11 June 2008
  • Coard & Others v Attorney General [2007] UKPC 7 (PC)
  • Dennis Charles v The Queen Order of Privy Council Quashing Death Sentence, 9 July 20082007
  • Donnason Knights v The Queen Order of Privy Council Quashing Death Sentence, 11 June 2008
  • The Queen v Edmund Gilbert (unreported) Supreme Court of Grenada, Judgment of 22 January 2007
  • Errol Adonis v The Queen Order of Privy Council Quashing Death Sentence, 9 July 2008
  • Nathan Charles v The Queen Order of Privy Council Quashing Death Sentence, 9 July 2008
  • Paul Lallion v The Queen Order of Privy Council Quashing Death Sentence, 11 June 2008
  • Rudolph Baptiste v The Queen Order of Privy Council Quashing Death Sentence, 11 June 2008

Jamaica

  • Barry Wizzard v The Queen [2007] UKPC 21 (PC)
  • Leonie Marshall v The Director of Public Prosecutions [2007] UKPC 4 (PC)

Mauritius

  • Roger de Boucherville v The State of Mauritius [2007] UKPC 37 (PC)

St. Lucia

  • Francis Phillip and Kim John v The Queen [2007] UKPC 31 (PC)

St. Vincent

  • Ken Charles v The Queen [2007] UKPC 47 (PC)

Trinidad and Tobago

  • Arnold Huggins, Leslie Huggins & Junior Phillip v The State [2007] UKPC 30 (PC)
  • Dookran and Dookran v The State [2007] UKPC 15 (PC)
    Lester Pitman v The State [2008] UKPC 16 (PC)
  • Neil Hernandez v The State Order of Privy Council Quashing Death Sentence, 12 March 2008

 

2007

Caribbean

Barbados

  • Boyce et al v Barbados IACtHR, Judgment of November 20 2007

Grenada

  • The Queen v Bernard Coard & Others (unreported) Supreme Court of Grenada, Judgment of July 25 2007

 

Africa

Malawi

  • Kafantayeni v Attorney General (2007) 46 ILM 566 (High Court of Malawi)

 

2006

Caribbean

Bahamas

  • Forrester Bowe (Junior) & Trono Davis v The Queen [2006] UKPC 10 (PC)
  • Ronald George Simmons (2) Robert G Greene v The Queen [2006] UKPC 19 (PC)

Cayman Islands

  • Kurt Fabian Ebanks v The Queen [2006] UKPC 16 (PC)

Grenada

  • Edmund Gilbert v The Queen [2006] UKPC 15 (PC)

Jamaica

  • Ricardo Williams v The Queen [2006] UKPC 21 (PC)

 

2005

Caribbean

 

Barbados

  • Boyce and Joseph v The Attorney General and Others Court of Appeal of Barbados, Judgment of 31 May 2005

Dominica

  • Bally Sheng Balson v The State [2005] UKPC 2 (PC)
  • Leroy Langford and Mwanga Freeman v The State [2005] UKPC 20 (PC)

Jamaica

  • Independent Jamaica Council for Human Rights (1998) Ltd & Others v Marshall-Burnett & Another [2005] ALL ER (d) 51 (PC)

Trinidad and Tobago

  • Kumar Ali and Leslie Tiwari v The State [2005] UKPC 41 (PC)
  • Mark Teeluck and Jason Ellis John v The State [2005] UKPC 14 (PC)

 

Africa

Uganda

  • Kigula and 416 Others v The Attorney General of Uganda (unreported) Constitutional Court of Uganda, Judgment of 10 June 2005

 

2004

Caribbean

Barbados

  • Lennox Ricardo Boyce and Jeffery Joseph v The Queen [2004] UKPC 32 (PC)
  • Michael McDonald Huggins v The Queen [2004] UKPC 7 (PC)

Jamaica

  • Kenneth Clarke v The Queen [2004] UKPC 5 (PC)

Trinidad and Tobago

  • Charles Matthew v The State [2004] UKPC 33 (PC)

 

2003

Caribbean

Belize

  • Aurelio Pop v The Queen [2003] UKPC 40 (PC)

British Virgin Islands

  • Alexander Benedetto v The Queen (No.2) and William Labrador v. The Queen (No. 2) [2003] UKPC 70 (PC)

Jamaica

  • The Director of Public Prosecutions v Kurt Mollison (No.2) [2003] UKPC 6 (PC)

Trinidad and Tobago

  • Balkissoon Roodal v The State [2003] UKPC 78 (PC)

 

2002

Caribbean

Belize

  • Reyes v The Queen [2002] 2 WLR 1034 (PC)
  • R v Reyes (unreported) Supreme Court of Belize, Judgment of 25 October 2002

Grenada

  • Benedict Jacob v Grenada IACHR Report no. 56/02 Case no. 12.158
  • Paul Lallion V Grenada IACHR Report no. 58/02 Case no.11.765

Jamaica

  • Clifton Shaw and Others v The Queen [2002] UKPC 53 (PC)
  • Dave Sewell v Jamaica IACHR Report no. 59/02 Case no. 12.347
  • Dentin Aitken v Jamaica IACHR Report no. 58/02 Case no. 12.275
  • Robert Smalling v Queen (unreported) Court of Appeal of Jamaica, Judgment of 31 July 2002

St. Kitts & Nevis

  • Fox v The Queen [2002] 2 WLR 1077 (PC)
  • R v Fox (unreported) High Court of St Christopher & Nevis, Judgment of 27 September 2002

St. Lucia

  • The Queen v Hughes [2002] 2 WLR 1058 (PC)

St. Vincent

  • Newton Spence v The Queen (unreported) Court of Appeal of St Vincent & The Grenadines, Judgment of 11 November 2002

Trinidad and Tobago

  • Glenroy Francis, Keith George and Neville Glaude v Trinidad & Tobago UNHRC Comm. No. 899/1999
  • Hilaire, Constantine & Benjamin & Others v Trinidad & Tobago  IACtHR, Judgement of 21st June 2002
  • Leslie Tiwari v The State [2002] UKPC 29 (PC)
  • Raffick Sahadath v Republic of Trinidad & Tobago UNHRC Comm. No. 684/1996
  • Rawle Kennedy v Republic of Trinidad & Tobago UNHRC Comm. No 845/1998

 

2001

Caribbean

Belize

  • Cleon Smith v The Queen [2001] UKPC 27 (PC)
  • Norman Shaw v The Queen [2001] UKPC 26 (PC)

Grenada

  • Augustus John and Andre Bennett v The Queen [2001] UKPC 37 (PC)
  • Donnason Knights v. Grenada IACHR Report no. 47/01
  • Michael Yearwood v The Queen [2001] UKPC 31 (PC)

Jamaica

  • Leroy Lamey, Milton Montique, Dalton Daley v Jamaica IACHR Report no. 49/01
  • Robert Smalling v Queen [2001] UKPC 12 (PC)

St. Vincent

  • Cardinal Williams v The Queen (unreported) Eastern Caribbean Court of Appeal, Judgment of 2 April 2001
  • Newton Spence v The Queen [2001] UKPC 35 (PC)
  • R v Spence (unreported) Eastern Caribbean Court of Appeal, Judgment of 2 April 2001

Trinidad and Tobago

  • Ann Marie Boodram v The State [2001] UKPC 20 (PC)
  • Robert Mohammed & Johnny Richardson v State [2001] UKPC 21 (PC)
  • Sextus Sandy v Trinidad & Tobago UNHRC Comm. No. 818/98

 

2000

Caribbean

Bermuda

  • Justis Raham Smith v The Queen [2000] 1 WLR 1644 (PC)

Grenada

  • Rudolph Baptiste v Grenada IACHR Report no. 38/00

Jamaica

  • Alfred Flowers v The Queen [2000] UKPC 41 (PC)
  • Anthony Rose, Andrew Downer, Alphonso Tracey & Others v Jamaica IACHR Report no. 41/00
  • George Osborne v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No. 759/1997
  • Michael Freemantle v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No. 625/1995
  • Neville Lewis, Steve Shaw & Others v Attorney General [2000] 3 WLR 1785 (PC)

St. Vincent

  • Everad Nicholls v The Queen [2000] UKPC 49 (PC)
  • Eversley Thompson v St Vincent and Grenadines UNHRC Comm. No. 806/1998

 

1999

Caribbean

Belize

  • Dean Tillett v The Queen [1999] UKPC 27 (PC)

St. Kitts & Nevis

  • Greene Browne v The Queen (1999) 3 WLR 1158 (PC)

 

St. Vincent

  • Cardinal Williams v The Queen [1999] UKPC 32 (PC)

Trinidad and Tobago

  • Allan Henry v Trinidad & Tobago IACHR Report no.752/1997
  • Anthony Nevada Johnson v The State (1999) 1 WLR 2000 (PC)
  • Herman Constance (1), Clint Wilson (2) & Ronald Lee (3) v The State [1999] UKPC 56 (PC)
  • James & Others v Trinidad IACtHR, Order of 29 August 1998, for Provisional Measures Kervin Langton v The State [1999] UKPC 35 (PC)
  • Ramnath Harrilal v The State [1999] UKPC 22 (PC)
  • Winston Solomon v The State (unreported) Court of Appeal of Trinidad & Tobago, 11 June 1999
  • Rawle Kennedy v Trinidad & Tobago UNHRC Comm. No 845/1999

 

1998

Caribbean

Belize

  • Marcutulio Ibanez v The Queen [1998] UKPC 18 (PC)
  • Pasqual Bull v The Queen [1998] 1 WLR 1523 (PC)

Grenada

  • Donnason Knights v The Queen Judgment of 21 May 1998 (PC)

Jamaica

  • Andrew Downer & Alphonso Tracey v The Queen [1998] 1 WLR 1662 (PC)
  • Ian Chung v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No.591/1994
  • Leroy Lamey v Jamaica IACHR Report no. 89/98 Case No.11.826
  • Milton Montique & Dalton Daley v The Queen (1998) 1 WLR 494 (PC)
  • Steve Shaw v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No.704/1996

St. Vincent

  • Cardinal Williams v The Queen [1998] UKPC 4 (PC)
  • Eversley Thompson v The Queen (1998) 2 WLR 927 (PC)
  • Newton Spence v The Queen (unreported) Court of Appeal of St Vincent, 23 March 2009

Trinidad and Tobago

  • Clinton Forbes v Chadrabhan Maharaj [1998] UKPC 13 (PC)
  • Evans Xavier v The State [1997] UKPC 59 (PC)

 

1997

Caribbean

Jamaica

  • Dalton Daley and Milton Montique v The Queen [1997] UKPC 57 (PC)
  • Delroy Ricketts v The Queen [1997] UKPC 61 (PC)
  • Leroy Morgan & Samuel Williams v The Queen [1997] AC 1 (PC)
  • Richards v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No 535/1993
  • Trevor Palmer v The Queen [1997] UKPC 26 (PC)

Trinidad and Tobago

  • Winston Solomon v The State [1997] UKPC 59 (PC)

 

1996

Caribbean

Antigua

  • Everette Byers v The State Judgment of 9 June 1996 (PC)

Belize

  • Alfred Codrington v The Queen [1996] UKPC 16 (PC)
  • Ellis Taibo v The Queen [1996] UKPC 11 (PC)
  • Linsberth Logan v The Queen [1996] UKPC 7 (PC)
  • Nicolas Guevara v The Queen [1996] UKPC8 (PC)

Jamaica

  • Adams v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No 607/1994
  • Cedric Gordon v The Queen [1996] UKPC 33 (PC)
  • Clement Francis v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No.606/1994
  • Devon Simpson, Leroy Morgan & Others v The Queen [1996] UKPC 66 (PC)
  • Errol Johnson v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No 588/1994
    Henry and Douglas v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No 571/1994
  • John Campbell v The Queen [1996] UKPC 60 (PC)
  • Lennon Stephens v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No.373/1989
  • Leroy Lamey v The Queen [1996] 1 WLR 902 (PC)
  • Linton Berry v DPP & Others [1996] UKPC 49 (PC)
  • Michael Gayle v The Queen [1996] UKPC 30 (PC)
  • Peter Grant v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No 597/1994
    Price v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No 572/1994

Trinidad and Tobago

  • DPP & Another v Jaikaran Tokai & Others [1996] UKPC 31 (PC)
  • Peter Holder v The State [1996] UKPC 39 (PC)

 

1995

Caribbean

Bahamas

  • Larry Jones & Others The Queen [1995] UKPC 10 (PC)
  • Larry Raymond Jones The Queen [1995] UKPC 47 (PC)

Jamaica

  • Calvin Douglas v The Queen [1995] UKPC 41 (PC)
  • Christopher Brown and Everald McLaughlin The Queen [1995] UKPC 9 (PC)
  • Dennie Chaplin v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No.596/1994
  • Dennis Lobban v The Queen [1995] I WLR 877 (PC)
  • Leaford Smith v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No.282/1988
    Rupert Crosdale v The Queen [1995] 1 WLR 864 (PC)

St. Vincent

  • George Pollard v The Queen [1995] 1 WLR 1591 (PC)

 

1994

Caribbean

Belize

  • Dean Vasquez & Catalino O’Neil v The Queen [1994] 1 WLR 1304 (PC)

Jamaica

  • Anthony Currie v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No.377/1989
  • Carl Brissett v The Queen  [1994] UKPC 45 (PC)
  • Champagne, Chisholm and Palmer v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No. 445/1991
  • Delroy Hopson v The Queen  [1994] UKPC 20 (PC)
  • Errol Dunkley and Beresford Robinson v The Queen [1994] UKPC 32 (PC)
  • George Reid v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No.355/1989
  • Michael Freemantle v The Queen [1994] 1 WLR 1437
  • Pratt & Morgan v Attorney General [1994] 2 AC 1 (PC)

Trinidad and Tobago

  • Lawrence Sankar v The Queen [1995] 1 WLR 194 (PC)

 

1993

Caribbean

Jamaica

  • Lennon Stephens v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No.373/1989
  • Michael Beckford v The Queen (1993) 97 Cr. App R. 409 (PC)
  • Trevor Collins v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No. 356/1989
  • Victor Francis v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No. 320/1988
  • Walker & Richards, Douglas & Glanville v The Queen [1993] UKPC 38 (PC)

 

1992

Caribbean

Jamaica

  • Clement Francis v The Queen [1992] UKPC 26 (PC)
  • Clifton Wright v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No. 349/1989
  • John Campbell v Jamaica UNHRC Comm.
  • Linton Berry v The Queen [1992] UKPC 16 (PC)
  • Lloydell Richards v The Queen [1992] UKPC 28 (PC)
    Randolph Barrett & Clyde Sutcliffe v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No. 271/1988
    No. 307/1988

 

1991

Caribbean

Jamaica

  • Raphael Henry v Jamaica UNHRC Comm. No. 230/1987

 

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