Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 159 (Sep)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Judge:

Astill and Roderick Evans JJ

Representation Miranda Hill (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 26 September 2002

Catchwords

Sentencing - Theft - Custodial threshold - Basis of sentence - Whether sentence manifestly excessive.

The Case

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

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