Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 484 (Nov)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Crim 2762
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Leveson J and Judge Rant QC

Representation Anthony Vines (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 15 November 2002


Sentencing - Custodial sentence - Duration - Possession of a class C drug with intent to supply - Aggravating factors - Appropriate sentence.

The Case

In the circumstances, a sentence of 15 months' imprisonment for possession of a class C drug, namely diazepam, with intent to supply was not manifestly excessive.

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