Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 470 (Nov)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Crim 2694
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Douglas Brown and Mitchell J

Representation Ian Broom (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 13 November 2002


Sentencing - Custodial sentence - Duration - Dishonest handling of goods - Appropriate sentence.

The Case

In the circumstances, a sentence of 18 months' imprisonment for dishonest handling had been excessive and would be substituted by one of 12 months' imprisonment.

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