Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 90 (Jan)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Judge:

Rose LJ, Cresswell and Goldring JJ

Representation James Counsell (instructed by Cargills) for the offender.
  Jonathan Laidlaw (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the Attorney General.
Judgment Dates: 17 January 2002

Catchwords

Sentencing - Attempted murder - Whether sentence unduly lenient.

The Case

A sentence of five years' imprisonment imposed upon an offender who was convicted of attempted murder was considered, on a reference by the Attorney General to the Court of Appeal, not to be unduly lenient.

If you are a LexisLibrary subscriber you can read more about this case here.