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Joint Enterprise

Published Friday, January 12, 2018

A Backbench Business Committee debate on Joint Enterprise is scheduled for Thursday 25 January 2018. The debate will be opened by Lucy Powell MP.

The Library will produce a briefing or material for the debate and this page will be updated when it is made available. You can be notified when this takes place by emailing

Further information

Supreme Court, Judgment: R v Jogee (Appellant), [2016] UKSC 8, 18 February 2016

Supreme Court Press Summary, R v Jogee (Appellant) [2016] UKSC 8, 18 February 2016

Justice Committee, Joint Enterprise, HC 1597, 17 January 2012

Justice Committee, Joint Enterprise: follow-up, HC 310, 17 December 2014

Criminal Cases Review Commission, Development of Law: formal memorandum, 15 February 2017

Crown Prosecution Service, Secondary Liability: charging decisions on principals and accessories, Legal Guidance, 6 July 2017






Commons Debate packs CDP-2018-0014

Authors: Sally Lipscombe; Sarah Pepin

Topic: Criminal law

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