Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 117 (Oct)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Judge LJ, Butterfield J and The Recorder of Liverpool

Representation Stuart Roberts (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 9 October 2002


Sentencing - Young offender - Burglary - Aggravating and mitigating features - Whether sentence manifestly excessive.

The Case

A sentence of four years' detention under s91 of the imposed upon a 14 year old defendant who pleaded guilty to a number of counts of burglary was upheld on appeal.

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