Malicious prosecution: who is a prosecutor? • Rees and others v Commissioner of   Police of the Metropolis   [2017] EWHC 273 (QB),   17 February 2017 The claimants brought actions for malicious prosecution and misfeasance in public office. Three of them had been prosecuted for murder (Jonathan Rees (C1), Glenn Vian (C2) and Garry Vian (C4)) and Sidney Fillery (C3) was prosecuted for perverting the course of justice. The alleged offences related to the killing of private investigator Daniel Morgan, who was found with an axe in his head in 1987. C1 was Morgan's then business partner, C2 and ...