R v Naji Najim  NZDC 9726
Published 01 August 2016
Application to join matters — Criminal Procedure Act 2011, s 138 — J v R.
Crown application to join matters with which the two defendants were charged was
The test was whether a joinder would be conducive to the ends of justice, and having
distinguished “J v R” the Judge determined the charges were entirely different and the risk of
prejudice was too high.
Judgment Date: 26 May 2016.