Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 51 (Oct)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Judge:

Clarke LJ, Butterfield and Pitchford JJ

Representation Richard Franck (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 4 October 2002

Catchwords

Sentencing - Indecent assault - Custodial sentence - Extended licence period - Aggravating and mitigating features - Whether sentence manifestly excessive - (Sentencing) Act 2000, s 85.

The Case

The defendant's sentence of three years' imprisonment for an offence of indecent assault was manifestly excessive in the circumstances.

If you are a LexisLibrary subscriber you can read more about this case here.