Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 26 (Jan)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Rose LJ, Goldring and Tomlinson JJ

Representation Julia Krish (instructed by the Moss & Co) for the defendant.
  Aftab Jafferjee (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the Crown.
Judgment Dates: 14 January 2002


Sentencing - Attempting robbery - Possession of firearm on arrest - Custodial sentence - Aggravating and mitigating features - Whether sentence unduly lenient.

The Case

The offender's total sentence of three years' imprisonment for an offence of attempted robbery and possession of a firearm on arrest was unduly lenient in all the circumstances.

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