Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 196 (Oct)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Judge:

Judge LJ, Mackay J and The Recorder of Liverpool

Representation Zoe Nield (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 15 October 2002

Catchwords

Sentencing - Custodial sentence - Duration - Mitigating circumstances.

The Case

A sentence of 18 months' imprisonment imposed upon a defendant who pleaded guilty to burglary and inflicting grievous bodily harm was reduced, on appeal, to one of 12 months' imprisonment.

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