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Hi - what was his conviction and when was this please?
When was he convicted?
He is out of time to appeal I am afraid.
Any appeal should have been pursued within 28 days of the adverse finding.
An application could be made now but probably it will be rejected on that basis.
The only way an appeal could be heard now is if fresh evidence were found.
Also, remember you need grounds to appeal from the Crown Court. Disliking the verdict is not adequate.
Lies in a witness is not necessarily enough to reject their evidence. People lie some things about one things and not about another. Clearly the jury were prepared to accept that here.
Can I clarify anything for you?
Probably because it is out of time.
It might be worth an oral application if there are grounds.
Not unless the application is successful.
If the oral application fails there will be no legal aid. That is one reason that it is difficult to find a barrister wiling to take it on if leave is refused.