R v Moffatt [2000] NSWCCA 174 (23 May 2000)

[2000] NSWCCA 174

CRIMINAL LAW – appeals – appeal against conviction – murder – trial by judge alone – role of Court of Appeal – causation – whether death of deceased caused by act of appellant – where more than one possible cause of death – where constitutional defect – admissibility of admissions – confabulation – reliability of admissions.

Evidence Act 1995 s 85, 85(2), 86, 90, 135, 136, 137, 142, 189(3)