The “Heath Pictures Case” was one in which a person who was accused of rape, Kevin O’Dowd produced a photocopy of a photograph of Sir Edward Heath.
I have published 5 appeals involving Kevin Vizzard aka Kenneth William O’Dowd aka Kevin Kenneth O’Dowd as below, so as much as the information is public as possible. Also included are 3 newspaper articles – two from Australia, one from Glasgow [HT @thewakeupcall09] . It is not clear whether there were reporting restrictions about Heath and if that was dictated by the Court or elsewhere.
You might think that court transcripts should routinely be made public free, and past transcripts should be digitised and made available, but we do not live in a world of justness and transparency, we live in the country of the Crown Justice System, which naturally serves the Crown not the public.
1975 Jul 25 [O’Dowd1] Kenneth Vizzard…
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