Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 253 (Jan)
Court: Royal Courts Of Justice

Lord Woolf CJ

Judgment Dates: 29 January 2002


Sentencing - Murder - Defendant sentenced to be detained during Her Majesty's pleasure - Recommendations as to tariff.

The Case

The Lord Chief Justice recommended that a defendant's tariff period should come to an end because he had already served more than 11 years of the 12 year tariff period fixed by the Secretary of State.

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