Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 199 (Jul)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Judge:

Cresswell J and Sir Richard Rougier

Representation Phillip Astbury (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 12 July 2002

Catchwords

Sentencing - Dangerous driving - Aggravating and mitigating features - Whether sentence manifestly excessive.

The Case

A sentence of three months' imprisonment imposed upon a defendant who pleaded guilty to dangerous driving was considered, on appeal, to be manifestly excessive. A sentence of 28 days' imprisonment was substituted.

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