Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2009] All ER (D) 232 (Jan)
Neutral Citation: [2009] EWHC 22 (QB)
Court: Queen's Bench Division
Judge:

Butterfield J

Judgment Dates: 23 January 2009

Catchwords

Sentence - Mandatory life sentence - Murder - Minimum term - Application for review of minimum term - Appropriate minimum term - s 269, Sch 22, para 3.

The Case

Sentence Mandatory life sentence. Queen's Bench Division: On an application for a review of an offender's minimum term under para3 of Sch22 to the the minimum term to be served by the offender before the early release provisions applied was 14 years less the period spent in custody on remand, where the offender had murdered the victim, aged 72, in the course of a burglary.

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