47 Previous acquittal

If a plea of previous acquittal is entered in relation to a charge, the court must dismiss the charge under section 147 if the court is satisfied that the defendant has been acquitted of—

(a)

the same offence as the offence currently charged, arising from the same facts; or

(b)

any other offence arising from those facts.

Compare: 1961 No 43 s 358(1)