Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 264 (Oct)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Jackson J and Sir Richard Rougier

Representation Kieran Maidment (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 18 October 2002


Sentencing - Custodial sentence - Duration - Discount for guilty plea - Relevant considerations - Mitigation.

The Case

The defendant's sentence of three years' imprisonment for an offence of causing death by dangerous driving was manifestly excessive in the circumstances.

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