Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 186 (Nov)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Douglas Brown and Mitchell JJ

Representation Nigel Daly (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendants.
Judgment Dates: 13 November 2002


Sentencing - Young offenders - Custodial sentence - Duration - Discount for guilty plea - Offence out of character.

The Case

The defendants' sentence of three years and nine months' imprisonment for an offence of causing death by dangerous driving was manifestly excessive in the circumstances.

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