Gavin Irwin concludes murder trial further to extradition order

23 October 2015

Gavin Irwin recently concluded a trial at Luton Crown Court representing a defendant charged with sexual assault, rape and murder after extradition from Trinidad. The case raised novel issues relating to bad character evidence and speciality protection after extradition. The defendant was acquitted of the sex offences but convicted of murder. See below for press links:

1. BBC

2. Daily Mirror