Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 342 (Nov)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Judge:

Gibbs and Davis JJ

Representation Paul Becker (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 22 November 2002

Catchwords

Sentencing - Custodial sentence - Duration - Mitigation.

The Case

The defendant's sentence of 12 months' imprisonment for inflicting grievous bodily harm was manifestly excessive in the circumstances of the case.

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