Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 252 (Oct)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Judge:

Kay LJ, Wright and Henriques JJ

Representation Joseph Giret (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 17 October 2002

Catchwords

Sentencing - Custodial sentence - Duration - Discount for guilty plea - Absence of aggravating features.

The Case

The defendant's sentence of three years' imprisonment for an offence of theft was manifestly excessive in the circumstances.

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