Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 442 (Mar)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Kay LJ, Field J and Judge Rant QC

Representation Francis Jones (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 27 March 2002


Sentencing - Affray - Common assault - Whether extended period of licence could be imposed - s 85.

The Case

The court had no power to impose an extended period of licence under s85 of the upon a defendant who was sentenced to a total period of 13 months' imprisonment for affray and common assault.

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