Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 221 (Oct)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Judge LJ, Mackay J and The Recorder of Liverpool

Representation Stephen Bailey (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 16 October 2002


Sentencing - Custodial sentence - Duration - Disparity.

The Case

A sentence of two years' detention in a young offender institution imposed upon a defendant who pleaded guilty to obtaining property by deception was reduced, on appeal, to one of 15 months' detention.

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