Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2008] All ER (D) 06 (Sep)
Neutral Citation: [2008] EWCA Crim 1345
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Judge:

Smith J and Judge Loraine-Smith

Judgment Dates: 3 June 2008

Catchwords

Sentence - Imprisonment - Length of sentence - Possession of a Class B drug with intent to supply - Whether sentence manifestly excessive.

The Case

Sentence Imprisonment. The defendant's sentence of four years and eight months' imprisonment for an offence of possession of a Class B drug with intent to supply was quashed and substituted with a sentence of two years' imprisonment, in view of the amount of drugs he had been sentenced for, namely 98.34g of amphetamine.

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