Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 486 (Oct)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Crim 2412
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Pitchers and Treacy JJ

Representation Nicholas Askins (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 18 October 2002


Sentencing - Custodial sentence - Duration - Theft - Attempted burglary - Break of bail - Appropriate sentence.

The Case

A total sentence of six years' imprisonment in respect of theft, attempted burglary, breach of bail, and in respect of an unexpired portion of an earlier sentence had been excessive and would be substituted by a sentence of four and a half years' imprisonment.

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