Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 232 (Mar)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Kay LJ, Curtis J and The Recorder of Liverpool

Representation Nicholas Bleaney (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 15 March 2002


Sentencing - Wounding with intent - Custodial sentence - Aggravating and mitigating features - Whether sentence manifestly excessive.

The Case

The defendant's sentence of six years' imprisonment for an offence of wounding with intent was manifestly excessive in the circumstances.

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