Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 262 (Oct)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Pitchers and Treacy JJ

Representation Stephen Fidler, solicitor advocate (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 18 October 2002


Sentencing - Custodial sentence - Duration - Credit for plea of guilty - Starting point.

The Case

A sentence of six years' imprisonment imposed upon a defendant who pleaded guilty to being concerned in the supply of a Class A drug was reduced on appeal to one of five years' imprisonment.

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