Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 290 (Nov)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Crim 2604
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Jack and Simon JJ

Representation Stephen Jeary (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 8 November 2002


Sentencing - Custodial sentence - Duration - Supply of a Class A drug - Theft - Obtaining property by deception.

The Case

In the instant case, where a defendant had supplied heroin to another individual who had injected herself with it causing transient harm, a sentence of three years' imprisonment for supply of a classA drug was reduced to one of two years' imprisonment.

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