Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 323 (Oct)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Potter LJ, Butterfield J and Judge Findlay Baker

Representation William Wall (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 22 October 2002


Sentencing - Custodial sentence - Duration - Plea of guilty - Credit for plea - Previous convictions for similar offences.

The Case

The defendant's total sentence of three years' imprisonment for offences of handling stolen goods was manifestly excessive in the circumstances.

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