Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2008] All ER (D) 342 (Jul)
Neutral Citation: [2008] EWCA Crim 1317
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Judge:

Thomas LJ, Teare and King JJ

Representation Stephen Cadwaladr (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 5 June 2008

Catchwords

Sentence - Imprisonment - Length of Sentence - Sentence of imprisonment for public protection - Aggravated burglary - Whether sentence manifestly excessive.

The Case

Sentence Imprisonment. The defendant's sentence of imprisonment for public protection with a specified term of one year for aggravated burglary was quashed and substituted with a community sentence on the basis that there had been no material from which the judge could have found the required significant risk of serious harm to the public.

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