Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 342 (Jul)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Mantell LJ, Holman and Gibbs JJ

Representation Ian West (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 22 July 2002


Sentencing - Assault occasioning actual bodily harm - Aggravating and mitigating features - Whether sentence manifestly excessive.

The Case

A sentence of four years' imprisonment imposed upon a defendant who pleaded guilty to assault occasioning actual bodily harm was upheld on appeal.

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