Client is an international student who was charged with rape after allegations being made by two
sperate complainants. The case proceeded to a two week trial. Following trial, the jury returned a
verdict in relation to one of the allegations and were undecided in relation to the other thus resulting
in a hung jury. The Prosecution took the decision to commence with a retrial in relation to the
undecided matter. On day two of the retrial there was a lengthy abuse of process argument advanced
by Holborn Adams, which resulted in the case being discontinued.