Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 272 (Oct)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Judge:

Jackson J and Sir Richard Rougier

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

Catchwords

Sentencing - Custodial sentence - Duration - Discount for guilty plea - Young offender - Disparity - Mitigation.

The Case

The defendant's sentence of two years' detention for an offence of damaging property being reckless as to whether life would be endangered was not manifestly excessive in the circumstances.

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