Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 474 (Oct)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Crim 2197
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Gage and Poole JJ

Representation Diane Campbell (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 1 October 2002


Sentencing - Custodial sentence - Duration - Appeal against sentence.

The Case

The instant case involved a reckless and aggressive act that had resulted in an unpleasant injury to the victim. Accordingly, a prison sentence had been justified and could not be described either as manifestly excessive or wrong in principle.

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