Police Say Dismissal of Bain Appeal Brings Closure
Dismissal of Bain appeal brings closure
are pleased with the Court of Appeal’s decision to dismiss
the appeal against the conviction of David Bain said
Detective Superintendent Malcolm Burgess.
"We have always
had confidence in the merits of this case," said Mr Burgess.
"This decision by the Court of Appeal vindicates that
confidence and we are particularly pleased for the wider
"The continued debate around this case has
not been helpful to the relatives of David Bain. This
decision will help bring about some closure for the family
and all those involved in this tragic event."
said this decision is also an endorsement of the
professionalism of past and present staff in the Dunedin
Criminal Investigation Branch.
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