Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 07 (Nov)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Judge:

Hughes and Royce JJ

Representation Ignatius Fessal (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 1 November 2002

Catchwords

Sentencing - Custodial sentence - Duration - Disparity.

The Case

A sentence of seven years' imprisonment imposed upon a defendant who pleaded guilty to possession of a Class A drug with intent to supply was reduced, on appeal, to one of six years' imprisonment.

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