Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 52 (Oct)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Judge:

Kay LJ, Wright and Henriques JJ

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

Catchwords

Sentencing - Causing death by dangerous driving - Custodial sentence - Aggravating and mitigating features - Whether sentence manifestly excessive.

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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